RAWALPINDI – Indian troops resorted to unprovoked heavy artillery shelling in Shahkot and Jura sectors in Neelum Valley at the Line of Control on Wednesday evening.

According to ISPR, this is the first use of artillery by the Indians during the current phase of escalation.

The Indian troops also resorted to unprovoked mortar shelling in Kel sector. Civilians are being specifically targeted.

Pakistani troops are responding to Indians by targeting their defence posts as an exchange of firing still continues.