Following the violation of ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) by Pakistan, India today claimed that Border Security Force (BSF) personnel had killed around 15 Pakistani soldiers.
We are not yet confirmed about the number of causalities on the other side, but approx 15 Pak army men have died: Arun Kumar (ADG, BSF) pic.twitter.com/YeJjn3pDtc— ANI (@ANI_news) October 28, 2016
According to ANI, the BSF spokesperson said that Pakistan had violated the ceasefire at 1130 hrs on Friday in Balakot sector of Poonch, Jammu and Kashmir, "using small arms, automatics, 82 and 120 mm mortars."
According to PTI, Pakistani troops are currently pounding border hamlets with heavy mortar shells to target the civilian population near the border.
(More details awaited)
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