Intense shelling breaks two-day lull along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Akhnoor

Intense shelling breaks two-day lull along LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Akhnoor

Jammu: The troops of India and Pakistan Monday exchanged heavy gunfire by targeting each others forward posts and villages along the Line of Control in Akhnoor sector, breaking a two-day lull in cross-border skirmishes, PTI reported quoting officials said. They said that Pakistan initiated the “unprovoked ceasefire violation” by firing mortar shells and small arms […]

Cross-border shelling: Mirwaiz concerned, asks Indo-Pak to start result-oriented dialogue

Cross-border shelling: Mirwaiz concerned, asks Indo-Pak to start result-oriented dialogue

Srinagar: Hurriyat Conference (M) chairperson Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Sunday said that the cross-border shelling between India and Pakistan which has resulted in loss of life and property is a cause of concern. Mirwaiz took to Twitter and said that large number of population living in the border areas have been forced to leave their homes. […]

Indo-Pak cross border shelling: 400 additional bunkers sanctioned for Poonch, Rajouri

Indo-Pak cross border shelling: 400 additional bunkers sanctioned for Poonch, Rajouri

Jammu: In view of the heightened cross-border shelling, the Government has sanctioned additional 400 individual bunkers for Poonch and Rajouri districts with 200 additional bunkers for each district. The Government has directed that to ensure speedy construction of these bunkers, funds would be placed with the DCs through the Rural Development Department. The bunkers would get […]