Pakistan, India exchange fire along Working Boundary

Firing started earlier this morning in the Shakargarh sector and; Rangers retaliate to firing

Web Desk January 07, 2015
Firing started earlier this morning in the Shakargarh sector and Pakistani Rangers have retaliated to the firing. PHOTO: REUTERS

LAHORE: Sporadic exchange of fire took place on Wednesday along the Working Boundary in the Shakargarh sector between Rangers personnel and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers, Express News reported.

Personnel of the Indian Border Security Force also fired four mortar rounds from Sumbul check post four, which landed in the Abyal Dogar area of Pakistan.

More than two dozen civilians have been killed on both sides due to the recent exchanges of fire across the Line of Control. Thousands have been forced to flee their homes on both sides.

On January 6, four Pakistani civilians were killed in ‘unprovoked firing and heavy shelling’ by BSF in the Zafarwal and Shakargarh sectors along the Sialkot Working Boundary.



istaburg | 7 years ago | Reply

Aur barhao aman ki Asha... I am waiting for our PM to speak up on that matter.... and our so called Arab brothers are extremely quite on this.... but wait a minute..... they were also quite when they killed our children...

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