Pakistani troops violate ceasefire along LoC and target mosques and homes in Kupwara | India News

SRINAGAR / JAMMU: Pakistani troops opened fire and shelled mortars in unprovoked violations of a ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said Thursday.
In the Tangdhar sector of Kupwara, Pakistani troops specifically targeted mosques and houses in border villages, an army official said in Srinagar.
Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation along the LoC in the Tangdhar, Kupwara area by firing mortars and other weapons last night, ”the official said.
In the Nowshera sector of Rajouri, Pakistani army personnel engaged in heavy fire and mortar bombardments on outposts.
“At around 3:15 p.m. today, the Pakistani army initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing small arms and heavy mortar bombardment along the LoC in the Nowshera area of ​​the Rajouri district, “said a defense spokesperson in Jammu.
Indian army responded appropriately to unprovoked ceasefire violations, officials said.