Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K’s Uri sector

Srinagar: Pakistan on Friday violated the ceasefire along the Line of Control in Uri sector of Kashmir, injuring a woman.

The Indian Army retaliated to the Pakistani firing.

“Pakistani troops resorted to unprovoked firing in Gwalta area of Uri sector around 9.30 am,” a police official said.

He said 45-year-old Shakeela Bano sustained splinter injuries in the action of Pakistani troops.

The injured woman has been taken to a hospital where her condition is stated to be stable.