Pakistan continues ceasefire violations along LoC in Jammu & Kashmir
Updated: March 06, 2019 15:11 IST
Pakistan had resorted to cross-border firing at Nowshera and Sunderbani in Rajouri and Krishna Ghati in Poonch on Tuesday as well.
While the cross-border skirmishes lasted for over three hours in the Nowshera sector which left a soldier injured, the firing in Krishna Ghati took place from 6 pm to 8:15 pm.
Firing in Sunderbani sector started at 8:30 pm Tuesday and ended around 4:30 am on Wednesday, the officials said.
Minutes later, they said the guns once again roared in Krishna Ghati sector and firing was underway between the two sides when last reports were received.
A report by news agency PTI has said that 2018 witnessed the highest number of ceasefire violations — 2,936 — by Pakistani troops in the last 15 years along the India-Pakistan border.