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J-K: Pak violates ceasefire in Naushera sector

J-K: Pak violates ceasefire in Naushera sector
Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers patrol near the fenced border with Pakistan in Suchetgarh, southwest of Jammu January 14, 2013. India's army chief General Bikram Singh held out the threat of retaliating against Pakistan for the killing of two soldiers at the de facto border in Kashmir, saying he had asked his ground commanders to be aggressive in the face of provocation. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta (INDIAN-ADMINISTERED KASHMIR - Tags: MILITARY CIVIL UNREST POLITICS)

Rajouri (Jammu and Kashmir) [India]: The Pakistan Army violated the ceasefire and invoked heavy mortar shelling and firing of small arms on Sunday, in the Naushera sector of Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir.

The Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively to the ceasefire violation.

Further details are awaited.

Earlier, five army jawans were injured and two others seriously hurt in an encounter with terrorists in the Shopian district on late Saturday night.

Three terrorists were killed.

Inspector General of Police, Kashmir, Munir Khan, said, “The terrorists initiated unprovoked and indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics and mortars who were believed to be in the village”. (ANI)