Indian troops on Sunday as soon as once more resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation in Baroh and Khanjar sectors located alongside the Line of Control (LoC), because of which two individuals had been left injured, a press release issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) stated.
In the assertion, the navy’s media wing stated that the Indian troops “deliberately targeted the civilian population residing along the LoC with mortars and automatics.”
Due to the indiscriminate firing by the Indian troops, two aged residents of the identical household sustained accidents, the assertion learn. The injured have been evacuated from their home and have been shifted to a close-by hospital for vital medical therapy.
As per the ISPR, these are the primary two civilian casualties on this 12 months. Indian troops have dedicated 38 ceasefire violations alongside the LoC since January 1, it stated.
Martyred solider laid to relaxation
In a separate incident, a soldier, recognized as Sepoy Naseer, embraced martyrdom after being shot throughout an Intelligence Based Operation (IBO). According to the ISPR, the incident occurred when troopers launched the IBO on a terrorist hideout in Kani Roga, Doga Macha of the North Waziristan District (NWD). Two terrorists had been killed within the operation, the ISPR added.
The funeral prayers of Sepoy Naseer had been supplied at this native city in Haripur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Per the ISPR assertion, the martyred soldier’s funeral prayers had been attended by a lot of individuals and he was laid to relaxation with full navy honours.