Hours after flag meeting Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir

On Monday, a sector commanders level flag meeting was held in Suchetgarh between the BSF and Pakistan Rangers for two hours.

Published: 05th June 2018 10:41 AM  |   Last Updated: 05th June 2018 11:24 AM   |  A+A-

For representational purposes (File | PTI)

By IANS

JAMMU: Within hours of a flag meeting to maintain ceasefire on the international border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan Rangers fired mortars at Indian positions on Tuesday.

Police said around 1 a.m. the Pakistan Rangers fired two-to-three mortars in the Akhnoor sector of the IB.

"Border Security Force (BSF) troopers did not retaliate. No casualty or damage was caused in the Pakistani shelling," a police officer said.

On Monday, a sector commanders level flag meeting was held in Suchetgarh between the BSF and Pakistan Rangers for two hours.

The meeting was held on Pakistan's request and the two sides agreed to respect the ceasefire agreement in letter and spirit.

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  • Dada

    Lolzzzzz....at least one thing is confirmed it's false meeting not flag meetings
    14 days ago reply
  • M Ghazni

    Truce - After 1100 years also you do not understand our nature?
    14 days ago reply