J-K: Pakistan Army violates ceasefire in Arnia Sector

ANI | Updated: Sep 21, 2017 20:06 IST

<p>Arnia (<a href="/search?query=Jammu and Kashmir">Jammu and Kashmir</a>) [India], September 21 (ANI): The <a href="/search?query=<a href="/search?query=Pakistan">Pakistan</a> Army"><a href="/search?query=Pakistan">Pakistan</a> Army</a> on Thursday violated the ceasefire along the <a href="/search?query=Line of Control">Line of Control</a> (LoC) in <a href="/search?query=Jammu and Kashmir">Jammu and Kashmir</a>'s <a href="/search?query=Arnia Sector">Arnia Sector</a>.</p><p>The <a href="/search?query=Indian Army">Indian Army</a> is strongly retaliating to the intermittent firing by <a href="/search?query=Pakistan">Pakistan</a>.</p><p>The firing and heavy shelling by the <a href="/search?query=Pakistan">Pakistan</a>i troops started around 7:00 p.m. No casualty has been reported.</p><p>Further details are awaited.</p><p>This ceasefire comes a day after one army jawan lost his life in <a href="/search?query=Jammu and Kashmir">Jammu and Kashmir</a>'s Keran Sector.</p><p>Earlier in the week, two <a href="/search?query=Pakistan">Pakistan</a>i terrorists were killed after the Border Security Force (BSF) troops foiled an infiltration bid across the international boundary in the Ajnala Sector near Amritsar, Punjab.</p><p>When challenged by the BSF troops, the infiltrators fired along the ambush line with automatic weapons.</p><p>Taking cover, the fire was appropriately retaliated and infiltrators were neutralised near the <a href="/search?query=Border Security Fence">Border Security Fence</a>.</p><p>The forces also recovered four packets of Heroine, one AK-47 Rifle, one AK Mag, one pistol, one mobile phone, and <a href="/search?query=Pakistan">Pakistan</a>i currency worth Rs. 20,000. (ANI)</p>

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