4 civilians killed in Indian 'unprovoked' firing along LoC: ISPR

The Director General today urged the Indian side to respect the 2003 ceasefire arrangement investigate this and other incidents of ceasefire violations instruct the Indian forces to respect the ceasefire in letter and spirit and maintain peace on the L

Sources said that the three persons including two women were killed as a result of Indian firing and shelling.

A police official said some mortar shells fired by Pakistani troops in Gulpur sector landed in civilian areas. The martyred jawan had come home on leave.

Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh was summoned over the alleged firing by Indian forces in Chirikot and Satwal sectors, the statement said. "Two individuals embraced shahdat while three citizens were injured", the statement concluded.

He said they have identified the locations, where temporary shelters would be set up for border residents.

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In what has been its evergreen strategy, Pakistan yet again accused India of violating ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC). In another incident, three soldiers were injured after the terrorists attacked an Army patrol in Bandipora.

22-year-old Burhan was killed in an encounter with security forces in Kokernag area of south Kashmir's Anantnag district on July 8 last year.

On June 20th, National Assembly's Standing Committee on Kashmir Affairs was informed by Director general (DG) of the Disaster Management Authority (DMA) Indian ceasefire violations across the Line of Control (LoC) has killed at least 832 civilians.

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