New Delhi, Feb 26: Pakistan Army on Monday violated ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera and Rajouri sector of Jammu and Kashmir. India is strongly retaliating to the indiscriminate firing by Pakistan. Currently, the firing is underway from both sides. More details awaited. Also Read - Jammu and Kashmir: Soldier Dies During Encounter in Goosu Area of Pulwama; One Terrorist Killed

Earlier in the day, the Security forces had launched a cordon and search operation (CASO) in Hajin town of Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district. The CASO has been launched by 45 Bn CRPF, Special Operations Group and 13 RR after terrorists fired on troops at around 5:15 a.m. in the morning. (Time Has Come When This Bloodshed Must Stop: Farooq Abdullah to PM Modi, Pakistan) Also Read - After Months Gap, J-K Administration Plans to Reopen Tourism, Govt to Issue Guidelines Soon

On Sunday, a policeman lost his life in a militant attack at Soura in Srinagar. According to a report of ANI, the police personnel was guarding the residence of a Hurriyat Conference (M) leader as a militant attacked him and decamped with his service rifle.