India’s indiscriminate firing at LoC injures 13-year-old lady
Indian troops’ unprovoked firing alongside the Line of Control’s (LoC) Nezapir and Rakhchikri sector left a civilian injured, the army’s media wing stated on Friday.
The mortars’ assault at Fatehpur and adjoining villages left a 13-year-old lady injured, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) stated, including that the sufferer had been shifted to a close-by medical facility for remedy.
The ISPR reiterated that Indian troops had been intentionally focusing on civilian inhabitants.
India-Pakistan tensions on the rise
Tensions have soared between the 2 nuclear-armed states over the previous couple of years. India and Pakistan got here near battle in February final yr after the Pulwama suicide assault that left greater than 40 Indian troopers useless.
India blamed Pakistan for aiding militants who carried out the assault. Islamabad denied the accusations. However, on February 26, 2019, Indian jets bombed Balakot. The subsequent day, PAF jets shot down two Indian planes and captured an Indian pilot, Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.
On August 5, 2019, India illegally annexed occupied Kashmir by revoking Article 370 of its structure, which assured particular autonomy for the disputed area.
Islamabad responded sharply to the event, reducing off diplomatic ties with New Delhi and suspending commerce with India. PM Imran Khan has referred to his Indian counterpart’s insurance policies as ‘fascist’ and likened India below his rule to Nazi Germany.
With the civil and army leaders of each international locations buying and selling barbs over the previous couple of years, unprovoked shelling throughout the LoC has elevated.