3 Pakistani soldiers killed in strong retaliatory firing by Indian Army

Quoting Pakistan Army’s ISPR, Radio Pakistan confirmed that Pakistani troops Subedar Muhammad Riaz, Lance Hawaldar Azizullah and Sepoy Shahid Mansab have been killed due to cross-LOC shelling.

Written by April 2, 2019 15:53

New Delhi: With Pakistani escalating the tension with consistent ceasefire violation on border, the Indian Army retaliated strongly to unprovoked shelling by Pakistani side in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

Three Pakistan Army soldiers were killed in strong retaliatory firing by Indian forces.

Quoting Pakistan Army’s ISPR, Radio Pakistan confirmed that Pakistani troops Subedar Muhammad Riaz, Lance Hawaldar Azizullah and Sepoy Shahid Mansab have been killed due to cross-LOC shelling.

According to reports, many houses were damaged in Pakistani firing in Bandichachian, Gulpur, Digwar, Dingla and Banpat while leaving 10 civilians injured.

Meanwhile, the Poonch DM has ordered closure of all educational institutions within LoC’s 5 km area.