Civilian injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Uri sector

June 30, Srinagar : Pakistan today violated the ceasefire in Gwalta area of Kashmir’s Uri Sector, injuring a woman.

The Indian Army retaliating to the Pakistani firing strongly.

“Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing in Gwalta area of Uri Sector around 9.30 am,” a police official told news agency PTI.

Victim has been identified as a 45-year-old Shakeela Bano.

Bano has sustained splinter injuries and has been admitted to a hospital where her condition is now stable.

This is the second cease fire violation in a day by Pakistan. As earlier Pakistani troops  shelled and fired along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, triggering fighting with the Indian Army.

During a face off between Indian and Pakistani troops another woman civilian named Naseem Akhtar sustained injury on her shoulder in  Basooni village in Bhimber Gali sector.

Wefornews Bureau

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