At least two women martyred in Indian firing near Sialkot


RAWALPINDI: At least two women were martyred between Wednesday night and Thursday morning when Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing along working boundary in Village Kundan Pur, Chaprar and Sialkot sector, the army’s media wing said on Thursday

Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said, five other civilians, including three women, also were injured in cross-border firing.

Pakistani Rangers gave a befitting response to unprovoked firing by the Indian troops, said the ISPR.

Earlier this week on Monday, four Pakistani soldiers were martyred in cross-border firing by Indian forces on the Line of Control in Azad Jammu and Kashmir’s Jandrot sector.

The soldiers were busy working on communication lines in the sector when they were hit, the ISPR stated on Monday.