Soldier wounded in Cross Border Firing

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By Fast Kashmir on 17/11/2017.

Poonch, Nov 17: An army man was injured as the armies of India and Pakistan exchanged heavy fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

Reports said that the soldier was injured after Pakistan army fired at Indian positions at five places along the LoC.

“They used mortars, automatics and small arms to target our positions in Digwar, Shahpur, Khari, Karmara and Malti areas,” said an official.

    The Indian Army retaliated “strongly and effectively”, he added. Shelling and firing exchanges are still going on.

This is the second time in the last 48 hours that the armies of two countries exchanged fire. (CNS)