Pakistani forces target Indian forward posts in Poonch again

Updated: Dec 25, 2017, 10:11 IST | Agencies

Pakistani forces yesterday again targeted Indian forward posts and villages in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, a day after an Army major and three soldiers were killed in firing from across the Line of Control (LoC)

Pakistani forces yesterday again targeted Indian forward posts and villages in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, a day after an Army major and three soldiers were killed in firing from across the Line of Control (LoC).

Army Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas (L), Lance Naik Gurmail Singh, Lance Naik Kuldeep Singh and Sepoy Pargat Singh were killed by Pakistani troops in a major ceasefire violation on Saturday. Pics/PTI
Army Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas (L), Lance Naik Gurmail Singh, Lance Naik Kuldeep Singh and Sepoy Pargat Singh were killed by Pakistani troops in a major ceasefire violation on Saturday. Pics/PTI

Indian troops guarding the LoC retaliated effectively and the firing between the two sides was going on when the last reports came, a police official said. This comes a day after the Pakistani forces opened fire on an Indian Army patrol, killing a Major and three soldiers, in Keri sector.

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