MUZAFFARABAD (APS) December 16, 2016– In another violation of LoC ceasefire agreement, one civilian embraced martyrdom and four school children were injured when Indian troops targeted a school van in Nakial sector today (Friday).
The attack took place in Mohra Sharif village of Nakial sector, in which, driver of the school van identified as Afzal embraced martyrdom while four minors sustained injuries.
According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Pakistani troops effectively responded and targeted Indian posts from where fire was coming.
Months of tension between India and Pakistan have erupted into shelling and gunfire across the disputed Kashmir frontier, claiming the lives of dozens of people, including civilians.
India has committed more than two hundred ceasefire violations this year, targeting Bhimber, Nakial, Battal, Jandrot, Neza Pir, Chakothi, Lipa, Taobat, Keran sector and other areas.