Ceasefire violations along LoC Pakistan summons Indian diplomat

Statesman Report

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday summoned Indian Chargé d’Affaires to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFa) to register strong protest over ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces along the Line of Control (LoC), resulting in serious injuries to 11 innocent civilians including children, according to a statement by the Foreign Office.

The targeted area in the recent ceasefire violations was the Khuiratta Sector of the LoC. The Indian forces injured 11 residents of the Jijot Bahadar village. They were identified as 55-year-old Muhammad Haneef, five-year-old Shangur, five-year-old Summan, 20-year-old Aruj, 35-year-old Zabina, 65-year-old Sarwar Jan, 35-year-old Sajida Kausar, 10-year-old Eraj, 50-year-old Khursheed Begum, seven-year-old Hurrain Irfan and nine-year-old Mubeen.

The Indian occupation forces along the LoC and the Working Boundary (WB) have been continuously targeting civilian populated areas with artillery fire, heavy-caliber mortars and automatic weapons. This year, India has committed more than 2820 ceasefire violations to date, resulting in 26 shahadats and serious injuries to 245 innocent civilians.