FO: (FO summons Indian Deputy High Commissioner over ceasefire violations)

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has strongly protested to India over unprovoked firing by its security forces along the Working Boundary and the Line of Control (LoC).

Foreign Office summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner and lodged a protest with him over unprovoked Indian firing in Harpal Sector, martyring a Pakistani civilian Mohammad Shareef.

Indian Security Forces also resorted to unprovoked firing at Jandrot, Nakyal and Karela Sectors, as a result of which another civilian embraced martyrdom and four civilians were injured.

The Deputy High Commissioner was conveyed Pakistan’s concern over the continued unprovoked ceasefire violations by Indian security forces along the Line of Control and the Working Boundary. Pakistan urged India to immediately stop the violations and observe the 2003 Ceasefire Understanding.