1 killed, 4 injured in Ceasefire Violations by Pakistan in Samba

A total of nine posts of the BSF were targeted in the firing that began at 8 pm on Friday and continued until 2 am this morning.

Published: 24th October 2015 01:20 PM  |   Last Updated: 24th October 2015 03:12 PM   |  A+A-

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Pakistan Targets 9 BoPs Along IB in Samba, Civilian Injured | Picture taken from ANI tweet


SAMBA: One labourer was killed and four civilians were injured in an unprovoked firing by Pakistan troops that began yesterday evening in Samba District of Jammu and Kashmir.

“Yesterday evening, a labourer had died, and two others were injured. Three cows have also been killed in Mawa. We have also recovered a live shell. No other casualties have been reported from other areas,” Rakesh Sharma, SHO, Ghagwal said.

The firing began at 8 p.m. on Friday and continued until 2 a.m. on Saturday to which the BSF retaliated heavily.

A total of nine posts of the Border Security Force (BSF) were targeted in the firing and the affected areas also include areas between river Basantar and river Tarna.

None of the BSF personnel have lost life in the firing.


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