Highest number of ceasefire violations by Pakistan in 2020 since 2003 truce came into effect: Officials
There were 3,289 ceasefire violations by the Pakistan army along the Indo-Pak border in 2019.
Army holds awareness prog for border residents in J&K for protection during Pakistan ceasefire violations
An interactive meet was held by the Army at Bisali and Kanga Gali on solutions to the difficulties the locals face due to ceasefire violations by Pakistan.
The Foreign Office alleged that due to the firing in the Hotspring sector of the LoC, a 55-year-old civilian sustained serious injuries.
While condemning the actions by Islamabad, Rajesh Mishra said, the issue of human rights violations should be raised against the country.
Sub Inspector Rakesh Doval, 39, posted at the force's artillery battery at the LoC in Baramulla was killed after he was injured in the firing around 1:15 pm.
Four security forces personnel were among 10 people killed in multiple ceasefire violations by Pakistani troops along the LoC from Gurez to Uri sectors of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.
The government had assisted people in making individual bunkers initially but due to ceasefire, these bunkers were turned either into storerooms or as septic tanks.
The MEA spokesperson said there have also been attempts to drop arms and ammunition close to the LoC in the garb of civilian activities.
The Foreign Office said that due to "indiscriminate and unprovoked firing" in Jandrot Sector on Wednesday, two persons sustained serious injuries.
The Foreign Office claimed that 19 people had died and 191 been injured in 2,387 ceasefire violations this year.
The firing and shelling from across the border in Sunderbani sector started at 1.30 pm and was going on when last reports came.
It claimed that 16 people had died and 160 been injured in 1,961 ceasefire violations this year.
The Pakistan Foreign Office statement claimed that 14 people have been killed and 121 others injured in 1,595 incidents of ceasefire violations this year.
Sources said that the unprovoked ceasefire violations are in contravention of the 2003 ceasefire understanding between the two countries.
The Foreign Office said in a statement that "indiscriminate and unprovoked firing" in Kayani and Jura sectors of the LoC on June 29 and June 30 killed one person and injured five others.