Pakistan troops fire mortar shells at border villages in Jammu and Kashmir

Indian troops retaliated and the exchange of fire continued for 15 minute but there was no casualty reported in the Pakistani firing.

Published: 24th February 2018 09:43 PM  |   Last Updated: 24th February 2018 09:43 PM   |  A+A-

Pakistan troops| PTI

By PTI

JAMMU: Pakistani troops today fired mortar shells targeting villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, police said.

"Pakistani troops fired mortar shells and small arms from across the border in the Lam area of the Nowshera sector around 6.15 pm," a police official said.

He said Indian troops retaliated and the exchange of fire continued for 15 minutes.

There was no casualty reported in the Pakistani firing, the official said.

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