ISLAMABAD – At least six innocent Pakistanis, including four women, were martyred as Indian army launched unprovoked attacks along Working Boundary in Charwa, Chappar and Harpal sectors early Friday, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
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In the recent ceasefire violations by the Indian armed forces on World Peace Day, 26 people, including 15 women and five children were injured, the military media wing added.
“Indian brutality on World Peace Day martyred six innocent Pakistanis, injured 26 along working boundary in Chappar/Harpal/Charwa Sector,” DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor tweeted.
Indian brutality on World Peace Day martyred 6 innocent Pakistanis, injured 26 along working boundary in Chappar/Harpal/Charwa Sector. pic.twitter.com/LNxHd64Kd3
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) September 22, 2017
Punjab Rangers responded to the attack and silenced the enemies posts, which were targeting civilian population.
Earlier on Thursday, the ISPR issued a statement as saying: “Indian Border Security Forces resorted to unprovoked firing of mortars targeting civilian population along Working Boundary in village Bini Sulariyan in Charwah Sector”.
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has condemned the killing of innocent citizens and condoled with the families of deceased.