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J-K: Civilian Killed, Two Injured As Pakistan Violates Ceasefire In Poonch

Earlier On Thursday, Security Forces Busted A Terrorist Hideout And Seized Arms And Ammunition In Jammu And Kashmir's Poonch District.

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Raghwendra Shukla | Updated on: 14 Feb 2020, 05:09:48 PM

J-K: Civilian killed, two injured as Pakistan violates ceasefire in Poonch (Photo Credit: PTI/File)

New Delhi:

At least one civilian was killed and two others were injured on Friday in unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch. According to official, the ceasefire was violated by Pakistan along the Line of Control in Poonch district. Indian Army is giving a befitting reply, officials said.

Earlier on Thursday, security forces busted a terrorist hideout and seized arms and ammunition in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district.

Police, along with the 39 Romeo Force, launched a cordon-and-search operation at Kunaiyan in Poonch and busted the terrorist hideout, they added.

Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Poonch, Ramesh Angral said the Special Operation Group (SOG) of the police, along with Rashtriya Rifle troops of the Army, carried out the operation.

"During the search operation, a terrorist hideout was busted and a cache of arms and ammunition seized," he said.

One AK 74 rifle, a magazine, a Chinese pistol and a pistol magazine were seized, the SSP added.

An FIR has been registered at the Poonch police station in this regard under the relevant sections of law. 

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First Published : 14 Feb 2020, 04:07:42 PM