Pakistani Rangers violated the ceasefire by opening fireplace alongside the Worldwide Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district on Monday, a senior BSF officer stated.
A BSF spokesman stated that is the first-ever ceasefire violation by Pakistan alongside the IB after the 2 nations signed a contemporary settlement to take care of calm alongside the border on February 25 this 12 months.
“Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing alongside IB at 0615 hours in Ramgarh sector”, Inspector Basic of BSF, Jammu frontier, N S Jamwal, informed PTI.
There was no casualty within the firing.
The BSF spokesman stated Pakistani troops opened unprovoked firing on a patrolling get together forward of the fencing.
India and Pakistan had agreed to strictly observe all agreements on ceasefire alongside the Line of Management (LoC) and different sectors within the February settlement.
The 2 nations had earlier signed a ceasefire settlement in 2003, however it was hardly adopted in letter and spirit with extra violations than observance of the pact.