Pakistan says 40 civilians dead in cross-border India firing this year

India gives befitting reply to Pakistan Army's intrusion attempt in Kupwara at Line of Control

The heavy shelling, which began at 7:15am, is still going on it the area due to which citizens are unable to leave their houses.

In recent days, there have been two BAT (border action team) attacks conducted by Pakistan army regulars in conjunction with terrorists and both were effectively repulsed. "The armed intruders came near our Army posts", a Defence source said.

As India's Director-General of Military Operations Lt Gen A.K. Bhatt has pointed out to the Pakistanis, all ceasefire violations in the Jammu sector were initiated by Pakistan Rangers and the BSF troops only responded appropriately to them. The incident has come three days before first anniversary of "surgical strike" carried out by India a year ago on September 29against militants in Pakistani Kashmir.

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Nuclear-armed Pakistan and India regularly accuse each other of firing across the border that divides their sectors of control in Kashmir. Meanwhile, army has not officially released any statement over the incident yet.

Poonch (Jammu and Kashmir): The Pakistan Army on Wednesday violated ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch and Bhimber Gali sectors, along the Line of Control (LoC). The subsequent skirmishes between the facing armies had left several civilians dead and many injured and forced the border dwellers to desert their shell-hit hamlets, mainly in Rajouri district, and relocate to safer locations.

The reports said that some villagers of the area had noticed the presence of four suspects when they were working in the fields.

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