Indian troops, guarding the borderline, took positions and retaliated resulting in heavy exchanges.
"Pakistan troops opened heavy firing with small arms, mortar shells and rockets on Indian forward posts along LoC in Poonch and Durga Battalion areas around 0150 hours", Defence Spokesman SN Acharya said on Monday.
"It was yet another ceasefire violation by Pakistan", the Spokesman said, adding the firing took place from 1:50 am till 06:00 am. There was no loss of life or injury to anyone in the
Pakistani firing, Acharya said.
Pakistani troops fired at 11 posts in Digwar, Mankote and Durga Battalion areas along the LoC in Poonch. This is fifth ceasefire violation by Pakistan troops in the past three days.
Pakistani troops had fired at Durga Battalion area with small arms firing and mortars along LoC in Poonch around 10:50 hours on SAturnight. The firing continued for three hours and Army troops from this side retaliated, he said.


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