Pooch, September 21: Pakistan on Saturday violated ceasefire in Mendhar sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Pooch district. The neighbouring nation initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing of small arms and shelling with mortars in Balakote at about 04:15 pm. The Indian Army retaliated befittingly. Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistan Violates Ceasefire Along LoC in Shahpur, Kerni Sectors in Poonch.
Ever since New Delhi announced move to abrogate Article 370 of the Indian Constitution which gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, a rattled Pakistan has resorted to multiple ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC). Jammu And Kashmir: Terrorist of Zakir Musa Group Neutralised by Security Forces in Tral Encounter.
Tweet by ANI:
J&K: Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing of small arms & shelling with mortars in Balakote in Mendhar sector today at about 1615 hours. Indian Army is retaliating.
— ANI (@ANI) September 21, 2019
On Friday, Pakistan violated ceasefire along the LoC in Shahpur and Kerni sectors in Pooch. These violations took place at 09:45 am on September 21. The Pakistani troops had also restored to mortar shelling in Balakote sector of Mendhar Sub Division on the intervening night of Friday and Saturday. These violations were strongly retaliated by the Indian forces.