Srinagar, Mar 1: The Pakistan Army violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Bhimber Gali sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. Pakistan began the unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars from 8.45 AM. Meanwhile, the Indian Army is strongly retaliating. More details are awaited. Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor GC Murmu Resigns, to be Next CAG: Reports

In the wake of ceasefire violation in Manjakote sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Wednesday, schools have been closed and two examination centers were shifted. Also Read - One Year of Article 370 Scrapped: Amid Ram Mandir Fervour, Jammu And Kashmir Recalled Its Separation From Ladakh

Rajouri Deputy Commissioner Shahid Iqbal Choudhary told ANI that precautionary measures are being taken and a team has been deployed on the spot. “After receiving information about ceasefire violation in Manjakote, we have closed schools as a precautionary measure, shifted two examination centers and safely dropped stranded students to their homes. Our team is present at the spot,” he said., the Pakistan Army resorted to an unprovoked and indiscriminate firing at Manjakote sector of Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir.

Earlier on Tuesday, the Pakistan Army has initiated intermittent firing along the LoC in Bhimber Gali. The firing of small arms and mortar shells was strongly retaliated by the Indian Army.

On the same day, the Pakistan Army resorted to an unprovoked and indiscriminate firing at Manjakote sector of Rajouri district as well.