2 die in Indian firing on Kashmir border

Francis Osborne
July 9, 2017

"Pakistan Army began indiscriminate firing and shelling on our positions on the LoC in Gulpur area", defence sources said.

On the other hand, Dawn news quoting local administration has claimed that three civilians were killed in heavy firing and shelling by Indian troops in different parts of Abbaspur and Hajira sectors of Poonch district since 5:30am in the morning. "The couple's two children were also injured when a shell fired from across the border hit their house on the LoC in Gulpur area".

Their two daughters Rubeena Kousar and Zahida Kousar and another girl Nazia Kousar daughter of Mohammad Mushtaq were injured. "The firing is ongoing and our forces are effectively retaliating".

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