Pakistan has violated ceasefire in the town of Kearni and Shahpur sector of Poonch district. Along with army posts from across the border, residential areas were also targeted. A civilian has been injured in Pakistani shelling in Shahpur sector. There is an atmosphere of fear among the people living in the areas set by the Line of Control.
Earlier on Sunday, the Pakistani Army opened fire with large arms, targeting army posts and residential areas in Balakot, Kearni and Malti sectors along the Line of Control. At around 4 pm on Sunday evening, the Pakistani army started firing mortars targeting the army posts and residential areas along the Line of Control in Balakot sector. The army also fired immediately giving a befitting reply.
Meanwhile at around 4:15 pm, the Pakistani Army opened fire with 120 mm mortars in the rural areas along with army posts in the Kearni and Malti sectors. This forced people outside homes to move to safer places.