One terrorist killed; Pakistan Army shells 3 Indian posts on LoC

Jammu, Nov 14 (IANS) One terrorist was killed while attempting infiltration amid Pakistan Army’s shelling and firing on Monday at one of three Indian positions on the Line of Control in Rajouri and Jammu districts, a senior defence officer said.

“The Pakistan Army used 82mm mortars and automatic fire to target Indian positions in Naushera and Sunderbani sectors on the LoC in Rajouri district around 2.40 p.m. today (Monday),” defence spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Manish Mehta told IANS.

The terrorist was killed in Naushera sector during the infiltration bid, he said.

The Pakistan troopers also violated the ceasefire in Pallanwalla sector of Jammu district.

“Our troops effectively retaliated to Pakistan shelling and firing at all three places. Firing is still on at these places,” he said.