Four soldiers were killed and another injured in the shelling that was carried out by Pakistani army across the LOC (Line of Control) in the Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district. Pakistani had violated the ceasefire, and began incessant rounds of firing across the Line of Control/LoC in Poonch and the Rajouri district. During this assault, a soldier and a teenage girl were injured in the Poonch area. Indian army had also retaliated with force. Poonch had also been targetted previously, and the Pakistani army had used automatic weapons and mortars to cause damage to people and property.
The deceased Indian soldiers are: Captain Kapil Kundu, 22, Rifleman Ramavatar, 28, Rifleman Subham Singh, 22 and Havilder Roshan Lal, 42. According to the reports, the neighboring country has violated the ceasefire an alarming 140 times during the last month, which is more than their occurrences in 2014.
300 schools that are situated along the, or in the vicinity to the Line of Contro ,Rajouri, Poonch, Jammu, Samba and Kathua, had to be closed to avoid any civilian casualties or injuries. Many people have also been forced to abandon their homes and relocated somewhere else in the valley.
Rajnath Singh, in Agartala, yesterday, had given out stern orders that if Pakistan is going to continue its incessant attacks, then the Indian troops are also going to retaliate with more force, with hails of fire against them.
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Take a good look at this Young man. Capt Kapil Kundu , 6 days short of his 23rd b'day. Martyred in Rajouri yesterday. Also know only a soldier and his family know the true cost of war. #RIP pic.twitter.com/Ka9EXz2gWH
— Piush Tomar (@Piushtomar) February 5, 2018