Indian troops are retaliating to the unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakistan, said the officials
According to sources, the incident happened on Tuesday.
A defence official said the Indian Army immediately responded to the unprovoked firing from across the border.
"Medium danger avalanche warning has been issued for higher reaches of Kishtwar, Kupwara and Bandipora districts," an official of the disaster management department said.
Havaldar Patil Sangram Shivaji, was critically injured in the Pakistani firing in the Lam area of Rajouri district's Nowshera sector around 1 am and later succumbed to the injuries.
This is third consecutive day that the Pakistan Army has targeted hamlets and posts with mortar bombs and heavy firing triggering fear and panic among the residents along the LoC.
Pakistan had violated the ceasefire in the Sunderbani sector of Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday.
Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire and opened fire at forward posts in Keri sector, drawing retaliation from the Indian Army, the sources said.
There are 270 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir.
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The bus was on its way from Surankote to Jammu when the accident happened at Siot-Lambari in Rajouri district, they said.
The Indian Army retaliated befittingly in all sectors and there was no report of any casualty in Pakistani firing, the spokesperson said.
Rajouri: Pakistan on Saturday violated ceasefire in the Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir. At about 11:30 AM today, Pakistan initiated unprovoked...
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Flight operations were adversely affected at Srinagar airport and road traffic between the valley and the Jammu region is also likely to be affected especially through the Mughal Road
"We have to recruit around 70 SPOs. The last date for applying for these posts is October 22. Employment is a big pull factor and there are a lot of prospective candidates."
According to Army sources, several Pakistan-backed terrorist groups have been targeting the state's youth aged between 17 and 21 years for recruitment.
The small arms firing and mortar shelling from across the border started in Krishna Ghati sector around 7.45 am, the spokesman said.
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