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Indian, Pak troops trade fire along LoC in Poonch

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Jammu: Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire in three sectors along the Line of Control in Poonch district on Monday, officials said.

“At about 1445 hours today, Pak army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms along LoC in Khari Karmara sector in district Poonch,” a defence spokesman said.

He said that Indian army “retaliated befittingly”.

On October 01, one army soldier was killed and another injured, when Pakistan army resorted to heavy firing and mortar shelling along the LoC in Krishnagati area of Poonch district, officials said.

On September 05, an army personnel was killed and two others, including an officer, were injured as Pakistani troops fired across the LoC in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district, officials said.

While on September 02, a JCO was killed in Pakistani firing along LoC in Keri sector of Rajouri.

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