Youth killed in J&K in Pakistan ceasefire violation

Jammu: A youth was killed on Friday in indiscriminate shelling and firing by the Pakistani Army at the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district.

The ceasefire violation started at 12.30 a.m. in the Baghal Dara area. Muhammad Ikhlaq, 22, was hit. He suffered serious injuries and died on the spot, a police officer said.

The Indian Army retaliated strongly and effectively, he added.