SRINAGAR: Pakistani troops used heavy artillery throughout Friday’s unprovoked ceasefire violations alongside the Line of Management (LoC) in a number of sectors of Jammu and Kashmir, inflicting lack of lives and an enormous injury to property on the Indian facet, a prime BSF officer stated right here on Sunday.
5 safety forces personnel had been among the many 11 individuals killed in a number of situations of ceasefire violation by Pakistan alongside the LoC between the Gurez and Uri sectors of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, even because the Indian Military brought on in depth injury to Pakistan Military’s infrastructure in retaliation.
These killed within the Pakistani aggression embrace 4 armymen, a Border Safety Power (BSF) jawan and 6 civilians.
“Pakistan fired heavy artillery with none provocation, however the Military and the BSF fought with bravery, gave a befitting response to them and lots of defences (installations) of Pakistan had been destroyed,” Inspector Normal of BSF, Kashmir Rajesh Mishra stated.
He was chatting with reporters on the sidelines of the wreath-laying ceremony of BSF Sub-Inspector Rakesh Doval, who was killed within the Pakistani firing.
Mishra stated the Pakistani firing brought on lack of lives and an enormous destruction of civilian property on the Indian facet of the fence.
He stated the slain BSF man deserves the very best tributes as he fought regardless of getting injured within the shelling.
Mishra stated about 250-300 militants had been prepared at launchpads throughout the LoC to sneak into the Indian facet.
“Safety forces, together with the BSF, have been profitable in foiling their designs and can proceed to do this,” he stated.
The BSF officer additionally stated human rights organisations ought to pay attention to the killings of civilians and the injury brought on to civilian properties within the intense shelling by Pakistan.