After 4 Children martyred during cross firing at LoC by Indian Troops Pakistan Army set Indian posts on fire. Three children were killed and three others injured Saturday when mortar shells fired by Indian forces hit a village along the Line of Control (LOC) in Pakistan-administered Kashmir, officials said.
“Two girls and their brother died when mortar shells fired by Indian troops hit their house in Kotli district along the Line of Control (LOC),” Raja Arif Mehmodd, a local administration official, told AFP. He said the eldest girl was aged 10 and the youngest girl aged five.
“All belonged to the same family,” he added.
Meanwhile, the Pakistani military said Pakistan and Indian border troops exchanged fire across the Line of Control (LoC) in two other sectors on Saturday, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
“Indian troops resort to unprovoked firing in Tander and Baroh areas of Bhimber sector today,” said a statement issued by the military adding that no loss of life was reported in the latest exchange of fire.