Tag: Line Of Control

Lt Gen Manoj Pande
Chinese PLA Increases Exercises Along LAC, India Enhances Survelliance: Lt Gen Manoj Pande

The officer said they have a robust conflict resolution management in terms of when required organising meeting between the two sides at different levels.

  • Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Indian, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

Jammu: The Indian and Pakistani armies on Monday traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir prompting authorities to shut down schools in the vicinity. The Pakistan Army were using automatics and mortars to target Indian military and civilian facilities, defence sources said. “Unprovoked firing and shelling […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Indian, Pakistan Armies trade fire on LoC

Jammu: The Indian and Pakistan Armies traded fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, defence sources said.. The Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions at the Digwar sector in Poonch district. “They used small arms and automatics to target Indian positions. Our troops retaliated strongly and […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Villager killed in landmine blast near LoC

Jammu: A villager was killed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district on Thursday when he accidentally stepped on a landmine near the Line of Control (LoC), police said. The deceased was identified as Imam Din of Bagyal Dara village. Landmines are planted by the army near the LoC to prevent infiltration, but defence experts say […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
14,000 bunkers to be constructed along J&K border: Ministry of Home Affairs

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs on Monday said it has approved Rs 415 crore for construction of more than 14,000 bunkers along the International Border (IB) and Line of Control (LoC) to protect the border residents in Jammu and Kashmir. “In view of 1,252 ceasefire violations by Pakistan during the current year, the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Civilian injured in Pakistan shelling on LoC

Jammu: A civilian was critically injured in overnight Pakistani shelling on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district, police said on Thursday. The incident took place on Wednesday night in Lam area. Muhammad Mishri received a bullet injury. “He was shifted to a local hospital where doctors referred him to Jammu […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Five civilians killed in Pakistan firing on LoC

Jammu: Five civilians were killed on Sunday in Pakistan shelling on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said. “The Pakistan Army resorted to indiscriminate shelling in Mendhar sector of the LoC. “A shell fell on a house killing five members of the same family,” the police said. The Indian […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Killing of 2 Pakistani soldiers prompt heavy firing across LoC

Jammu: Heavy firing exchanges erupted on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district after two Pakistani soldiers were killed in retaliatory firing by the Indian side overnight. The incident occurred in the Bhimber Gali area of Jammu and Kashmir. Heavy shelling and firing exchanges were going on in Balakote and Manjakote areas […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Girl, soldier injured in Pakistani firing on LoC

Jammu: An Indian soldier and a teenaged girl were injured after Pakistan opened “unprovoked and indiscriminate” firing across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch on Sunday, officials said. “Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked firing on Indian positions on the LoC in Shahpur area of Poonch district. They used small arms automatics […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Four killed as India, Pakistan exchange fire on LoC and IB

Jammu: Four people, including three civilians and an Indian Army soldier, were killed and over a dozen others injured on Saturday on the International Border and the Line of Control (LoC) in relentless ceasefire violations by Pakistan. A soldier, identified as Sepoy Mandeep Singh, was killed in Pakistani firing in the Krishna Ghati (KG) sector of […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Tension grips J&K's border residents

Jammu: Tension gripped people living close to the international border and the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday in the Jammu region as authorities ordered closure of schools there. “All schools within five km radius of the LoC and the international border shall remain closed for three days,” officials of the provincial administration said here. […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Five Army men killed near LoC

Jammu: Five Pakistani soldiers have been killed over the last two days on the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri and Poonch districts, Defence Ministry sources said on Tuesday. Three Pakistani soldiers were killed and another injured when the Indian Army foiled an infiltration bid in Nowshera sector of the LoC in Rajouri district on […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Three children injured in Pakistan shelling on LoC in Poonch

Jammu: Three children were injured on Saturday as Pakistan shelled Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, officials said. Indian troops were retaliating. Police said Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked, indiscriminate shelling and firing in Balakote sector of Poonch district on Saturday evening, in which the children were injured. […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Panel to look into safety issues of J&K residents living along border

New Delhi: The Centre has set up a committee to look into the problems faced by people in Jammu and Kashmir residing near the LoC and International Border and are victims of repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan. The committee, headed by Special Secretary (Internal Security), has been tasked by the Union Home Ministry to submit […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
India, Pakistan trade heavy fire on LoC

Jammu: Indian and Pakistan troops traded heavy fire on Monday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Police sources said heavy shelling and firing started between the two armies in Kerni area. “After the Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked shelling and firing at Indian positions, Indian military retaliated strongly and […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021