Indian and Pakistan armies exchanged small arms fire and heavy shells along the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu.
Officials sources told news agency GNS the exchange of fire and the shells started in Gulpur sector in the district at around 9 a.m. in the morning and was continuing intermittently when this report was filed
The report quoted a defence ministry official as having said that Pak initiated the “unprovoked CFV by Small Arms Fire & also shelling with heavy caliber weapons in Gulpur Sector”. “Indian Army is retaliating strongly and effectively,” he said.
However, there were no immediate reports about the loss to anyone in the incident so far.