RAWALPINDI: As many as six Pakistani civilians, including two women and a child, were seriously injured due to arms firing and mortar shelling by Indian Border Security Force (BSF) at village Surkhpur at Chuprial sector, 10 kilometres from Sialkot at 2000 hours Thursday evening.
Sources said that Indian army opened unprovoked firing this morning again at Vhaprar sector, Sialkot, however it ceased after Pakistan Rangers retaliated.
During the retaliation, One Indian soldier was killed.
Sources said the firing started around 730pm (IST) and went on intermittently.
Reports said some families from villages close to the zero line had started moving to safer places.
This was the eighth ceasefire violation in the past 10 days. The two countries had reached a ceasefire agreement in 2003. (APP)