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No sweet exchange at Attari border on Eid in light of simmering tension after J-K ceasefire violations
The sweet exchange between the two forces is a usual trend on the special occasions, such as Eid and Diwali.
The Army has cancelled the exchange of sweets between the Pakistani Army and the Indian side on the occasion of Eid.
Jammu and Kashmir: Officer among 4 BSF personnel killed in Pakistan Rangers firing along IB in Samba
The three junior officers and a Constable were killed in unprovoked shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers targeting Baba Chamliyal outpost in the Ramgarh Sector early Wednesday.
Lieutenant General A K Bhatt also noted that people of Kashmir have responded well to the Centre's announcement of non-initiation of combat operations (NICO) during Ramzan.
More than 1000 cases of ceasefire violation in 2018, hope Pakistan adheres to the 2003 agreement: India
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said ceasefire violations were being used by Pakistan to aid infiltration of terrorists.
Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said if India fired the first bullet and no harm was occurred, then Pakistan would not respond but if India fired the second bullet, then they would give a befitting response.
Jammu and Kashmir: Sound of Pakistani rockets breaks silence in Shama Chak, villagers recount horror
The peace-loving residents of Shama Chak, around 10 km from Jammu, had never seen a rain of deadly mortar shells and missiles, until now.
In the latest ceasefire violation by Pakistan, two BSF personnel including an officer died and 14 others, mostly civilians were injured.
The violation comes nearly a week after DGMOs of both countries agreed to implement the ceasefire pact of 2003 in 'letter and spirit'.
13 civilians injured in firing from across the border in Pargwal area of Akhnoor sector
In December last year, the Centre announced construction of 14,460 individual and community bunkers at a cost of Rs 415.73 crore for people living along the LoC and IB in Jammu region.
Twelve people were killed and over 60 people were injured due to shelling by Pakistan troops along the border in Jammu, Samba and Kathua in nine days.
"There was an unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the LoC in Kamalkote in Uri sector last night," the sources said here.
Pakistani authorities were called upon to investigate such heinous acts of killing innocent civilians and instruct its forces to desist from such acts immediately, said Ministry of External Affairs.
Earlier on May 18, Pakistan violated ceasefire along the LoC in RS Pura and Arnia sectors, killing a total of five people including one BSF jawan and four civilians.