India and Pakistan are hardcore enemies and their border is never silent. These borders between India and Pakistan echo with the Cease Fires that have become a regular incident. These incidents are not only taking lives of the people guarding these borders(Army officials) but the lives of civilians that are living in those areas. civilians were killed and seven persons, including four Indian Army personnel, were injured in heavy cross-border shelling by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) in Nowshera sector of Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Saturday morning, officials said.
2 civilians were killed and 7 people injured, including four Indian Army personnel, during cross-border firing by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) Rajouri district early today. Rajouri deputy commissioner Dr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhary said, “Heavy cross-border shelling started in border villages Khori, Dhanaka, Ganaih, Kalsian Bhawani, Sarya, Jhangar and Khamba at 7.30am on Saturday”.
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And this is the very third cease-fire violations in the past three days. Two civilians died in this firing and Nowshera police station head Kuldeep Krishan said they have been identified as Tufail Hussain and a relative’s daughter, Asia Bi. Tufail’s wife was critically injured and has been hospitalized.
District Administration has ordered civilians to evacuate the place and about 50 schools have been closed for an unknown period of time. Lt. Col. Manish Mehta said, “Pakistani Army initiated indiscriminate firing of small arms, automatics, 82 mm and 120 mm mortars from 0715 hours along the Line of Control in Nowshera sector.”
This never-ending enmity between two nations has always resulted in the loss of innocent lives. We hope that one day this enmity turns into an unbreakable friendship bond that people will remember forever.