JAMMU: Pakistani troops shelled forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and
's Rajouri district on Friday, drawing retaliation from the
, officials said.
"At around 1045 hours,
initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms and resorting to
of mortars along the LoC in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district," a defence spokesperson said.
"The Indian Army is retaliating befittingly," the spokesperson said.
The firing and shelling was on till last reports came in.