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Pakistan again violates ceasefire, fires shells towards Indian positions in J&K's Macchil

The officials said the Indian Army gave a befitting response to the ceasefire violation.

Published: 18th June 2020 03:44 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th June 2020 03:44 PM   |  A+A-

Indian army soldiers patrol near the Line of Control in Poonch district after a ceasefire violation by Pakistan.

Indian soldiers patrol near the Line of Control. (File Photo | PTI)

By PTI

SRINAGAR: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Macchil sector of Jammu and Kashmir by firing mortar shells towards Indian positions on Thursday, Army officials said here.

"On June 18, in the afternoon hours, Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation (CFV) along the LoC in Macchil Sector by firing mortars and other weapons," they said.

The officials said the Indian Army gave a befitting response to the ceasefire violation.

There were no casualties reported in the incident.

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