Director General (DG) of Border Security Force (BSF) KK Sharma on Thursday described the situation along the Line of Control (LoC) and International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir as “tensed”.
“The situation is pretty tensed. A continuous ceasefire has been going along the LoC, now it’s been happening in IB as well”, DG BSF KK Sharma said at a press conference here.
However, DG Sharma added that they retaliated effectively to Pakistan’s ceasefireviolation in RS Pura sector since 11 p.m. on Wednesday.
Talking about the ceasefire, he said that there could have been a possibility of infiltration as well.
“The place where they engaged us has a stream nearby, there could have been a possibility of infiltration but our troops made sure that no such incident takes place”, he said.
Three civilians have also suffered injuries in the heavy firing and mortar shelling by Pakistan.