Pakistani troops target forward posts, villages in Rajouri

JAMMU: Pakistani troops on Monday opened fire and shelled forward posts and villages along the LoC in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

Pakistani troops target forward posts, villages in Rajouri

The cross-border firing between the two sides was going on. Tribune file

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Jammu, December 24

Pakistani troops on Monday opened fire and shelled forward posts and villages along the LoC in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.

The firing and shelling from across the border started in Keri, Lam, Pukharni and Peer Badaser areas of Noushera sector around 9.30 am, a police officer said.

Army personnel guarding the LoC retaliated and the cross-border firing between the two sides was going on when the  reports last came in. There was no immediate report of any casualty, the officer said. PTI

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