3 Pak soldiers killed, 2 Indian jawans injured in border firing

SansadTV Bureau
File Photo:  Indian security forces in Jammu & Kashmir.

File Photo: Indian security forces in Jammu & Kashmir.

Three Pakistan army soldiers were killed and two jawans of India’s border guarding force BSF were injured on Wednesday between the exchange of fire between the forces of arch rival along the Jammu & Kashmir border.

Indian army had warned of a strong response after killing of three of its soldiers on Tuesday in Pakistani firing. Indian army had warned of retribution to the mutilation of one of its soldier’s body.

File photos of 03 Pakistani soldiers killed in border firing with India. (Photo courtesy: ISPR ).

File photos of 03 Pakistani soldiers killed in border firing with India. (Photo courtesy: ISPR ).

Pakistan Army Wednesday said that seven persons, including three of its soldiers, were killed in an exchange of fire with Indian troops on the LoC.

The 2003 India-Pakistan ceasefire agreement has virtually become redundant with a whopping nearly 300 incidents of firing and shelling along LoC and IB in Jammu and Kashmir by Pakistani troops that resulted in death of 26 people, including 14 security personnel, since the surgical strike on terrorist launch pads in PoK.

India and Pakistan entered into no-firing agreement along Indo-Pak border in Jammu and Kashmir in 2003.

A total of 26 people, including 14 security personnel and 12 civilians, have been killed and more than 83 suffered injuries in Pakistani shelling and firing along IB and LoC in Jammu after the surgical strikes carried out by the Indian Army on September 29 this year.