Jammu: Pakistani troops fired at patrolling army in the Kerry sector of Rajouri district in Jammu Kashmir, in which one Major and three soldiers were martyred. Officials said that the latest incident of ceasefire violation took place at a time when the Chief Minister Mahbuba Mufti is in Rajouri district with the intention of removing the complaints of the people.
A defense spokesman said that Pakistani troops targeted a patrol party in the Brat Galla area of Keri sector at around 12.30 pm in the afternoon. The spokesman said that Major Mohrarkar Praful Ambadas, Lance Naik Gurmail Singh, Lance Naik Gurmeet Singh and Soldier Pargat Singh lost their lives during the ceasefire violation. Defense sources said that four army personnel were martyred in firing without provocation. Meanwhile, the army said in a statement that Indian soldiers have responded silently.
Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh paid homage to martyrs and condemned Pakistan for ceasefire violations. Singh said to other reporters from a program here, “Pakistan is doing such kind of acts and it is being reprimanded but it does not seem to be able to do such acts.” Major Ambadas (32), Bhandara of Maharashtra Were residents of the district.