Army protests truce violations
GK NEWS NETWORK
Jammu, May 3: Army today lodged a strong protest with Pakistan Army over ceasefire violation and heavy cross-border firing on several forward posts along the Indo-Pak border in Poonch sector.
Army officials held a commander-level meeting at a forward defence location (FDL) and lodged a protest with Pakistani Army about ceasefire violations by resorting to heavy firing on several Indian FDLs in Krishnagati sub-sector on Saturday, a senior army officer told PTI.
Pakistani troops denied their involvement in the incidents. Indian officials made it clear to the Pakistani counterparts that they would deal with such situations forcefully and would retaliate. A BSF trooper was injured in the Pakistani firing on Saturday.
The BSF had yesterday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan Rangers over facilitation of infiltration and cross-border firing by its troops in Ramgarh sub-sector in Samba district.
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