Pak violates truce agreement, fires unprovoked on LoC in Rajouri

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India is likely to raise with the Trump administration the use of US-made anti-tank guided missiles (ATGMs) by Pakistan Army to target Indian troops along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, defence ministry sources indicated on Saturday.

"Before she could be hospitalised, the woman succumbed to her injuries", a police official said. Deputy Commissioner (Rajouri) Shahid Iqbal Choudhary said the Pakistan Army have been launching heavy mortar shells in Naika, Panjgrain, Khorinar, Rajdhani forward areas besides the villages in Rajouri since morning.

There has been continuous ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the LoC and International Border (IB) this year.

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Minister for Revenue, Hajj and Auqaf and Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Rehman Veeri on Friday said that one civilian has been killed, while three army personnel injured in Pakistani firing in Mankote Sector in district Poonch during past 24 Hours.

He said Indian troops guarding the LoC also fired in retaliation and the firing stopped from both sides around 1 pm.

Besides, Pakistani troops also launched mortar shells in Khadi Karmara and Chakan Da Bagh forward areas in Poonch on Saturday. On February 4, four soldiers, including an army officer, were killed and two others injured in the same district due to Pakistani shelling.

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