Pak rangers resort to unprovoked firing in Akhnoor


11:15 am: The Schools of Pargwal area have closed down due to firing
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9:15 am: Casualty Report – One civilian, Bachan Singh, age 15 years, resident of Hamirpur Kona injured in Pak Shelling alongwith 2 others.

One person died in firing from Pakistani side at Pargwal area of Akhnoor

India and Pakistan on traded heavy fire on the International Border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

The Border Security Force noticed suspicious movements near a border outpost in Kanachak area of the Jammu district during the night, a police officer told media persons

“BSF fired to thwart any possible infiltration attempt after which it was quiet till morning.

“But at 6.05 a.m., Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing at the BSF border outpost,” he added.

BSF retaliated effectively and heavy firing exchanges are underway.

On Monday, the Pakistan Army and Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire at four places on the Line of Control (LoC) and the International Border.

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