India, Pak troops trade fire, mortars in Rajouri
Jammu, Jan 24: The Indian and Pakistani troops Thursday targeted each-other’s forward posts and civilian areas across the LoC in Rajouri district.
“Pakistan Army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by small arms fire and shelling with mortars in Sunderbani Sector since 0915 hours,” the Defence PRO said, adding that Pakistan Army also targeted forward posts in Mendhar sector of Poonch district on Wednesday night.
Officials said the Pakistan Army is continuously firing 120 mm and 81 mm mortars when last reports came in.
The shelling and firing has triggered panic among border dwellers.