The armies of India and Pakistan on Saturday exchanged heavy fire and shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) in north Kashmir's Kupwara district.
A police official told Greater Kashmir that the ceasefire violation took place in Amrui, Sadpura, Dhani and Chatkadi areas along the LoC in Tangdhar area of the district around 7:30 pm.
He said that the Indian Army was retaliating effectively.
There was no immediate report of any injuries or deaths so far, he said.
Further details are awaited.