Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) – The Pakistani Foreign Office (FO) on Friday summoned the Indian High Commissioner in Islamabad to register a protest against unprovoked Indian firing and shelling along the working boundary.


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The high commissioner TCA Raghawan was told the unprovoked Indian firing was violation of 2003’s ceasefire treaty between Pakistan and India.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) as many as 47 people have so far been wounded by Indian forces in villages located near to Sialkot Working Boundary. Another ten people have died in the ceasefire violations.

Meanwhile DG Punjab Rangers and Border Security Forces chief are scheduled to meet on September 9 to discuss the recent episode of ceasefire violations.

Pakistan has also approached United Nations requesting Military Observer Group to take notice of India’s unprovoked firing at LoC.