Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on LoC
Jammu Aug 13 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on Sunday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir s Poonch district according to defence sources.
"Pakistan Army began indiscriminate firing and shelling on our positions at 8.30 a.m. on the LoC in Mendhar sector s Mankote.
"The firing is ongoing and our forces are effectively retaliating " the sources added.
On Saturday a civilian and a junior level Army officer were killed in Pakistan shelling in Poonch s Krishna Ghati sector.