Pakistan condemns ceasefire violations by India at LoC

  • Indian troops on Wednesday resorted to unprovoked firing in Nezapir, Kayani and Sabzkot sectors
Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has strongly condemned unprovoked firing by Indian forces at Line of Control (LoC) in which three people including an Army official were martyred, and seven injured.


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Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria took to Twitter on Thursday and issued a statement after unprovoked Indian shelling across the LoC at Nezapir, Kayani and Sabzkot sectors caused the martyrdom of a soldier and two civilians on Wednesday.

In India’s deliberate targeting, three minors including 12-year-old Kasad, 9-year-old Haseeb and Umair, and two elders were injured.

Nafees Zakaria further said that Pakistan Army gave a befitting response to the attack by Indian troops.

“Response destroyed Indian posts firing on Pakistani posts/civilians. 5 Indian soldiers killed many injured. Indian guns silent due to effective engagement,” according to the ISPR.