Jammu and Kashmir: Two soldiers, civilian killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan troops in Kupwara

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Two soldiers and a civilian were killed after a ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Tanghar sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district on Sunday, police said.

According to the sources, three civilians were injured in the incident and two houses were also damaged.

More than 2,000 unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakistan have claimed lives of several Indians this year, officials had said.

India has repeatedly called upon Pakistan to ask its forces to adhere to 2003 ceasefire understanding and maintain peace and tranquillity along the (Line of Control) LoC and (International Border) IB.