RAWALPINDI – Indian Army resorted to ceasefire violation again and injured four civilians including women and children at Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday, an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement said.

“Indian troops committed ceasefire violation and targeted civilians with mortars in village Thruti in Nikiyal sector at LoC. Four civilians injured,” said a statement of the military’s media wing.

It added that Pakistani troops effectively responded to the firing, silencing Indian guns.

As a result of the firing, 65-year-old Barkat Begum w/o M Nazir, 12-year-old Ihsan Naseer s/o M Naseer, 42-year-old Naseer Ahmad s/o Nazir Ahmad, 35-year-old Farzana Kausar w/o M Naseer sustained injuries.