On April 9, 2019, India suspended cross-LOC trade on grounds that the trade routes were being misused for funneling illegal weapons, narcotics, and fake currency.
'He, however, reiterated the necessity of not letting our guard down,' a statement issued by defense spokesman said.
Both, Indian and Pakistani militaries announced that they have agreed to strictly observe all agreements on a ceasefire along the LOC in JK and other sectors
He said the northern command remained on the highest alert and made possible what was believed impossible by the bravery, grit, and determination of its personnel in the face of challenging situations along the border.
The agreement on stopping cross-border firing between India and Pakistan has generated a lot of hope, scepticism and fear in the political circles of Kashmir Valley.
The latest development is seen as a thaw after years of tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbours.
Military sources in New Delhi rejected the allegation by the Pakistan Army.
Proper engineering effort had gone in digging the tunnel which shows the involvement of the establishment, BSF said in a statement.
The incident occurred in Rajouri’s Nowshera sector on Saturday.
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) condemned, in the strongest terms, the "deliberate targeting" of innocent civilians by Pakistani forces
Four civilians, five soldiers were killed in multiple incidents of cross-border shelling on Friday.
Six civilians also killed as local residents flee to safer areas in Uri, Gurez and Poonch
The army has said that Subedar Sukhdev Singh was critically wounded on Monday evening in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district in Jammu. Singh, later succumbed to his injuries.
India has claimed that Pakistan resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violations along the Line of Control in Rajouri yesterday.
The Indian Army launched a befitting retaliation to the Pakistani firing and shelling in Sunderbani sector, officials said.
Ministry of Defence reports constant ceasefire violations by the Pakistani Army along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.
This is the second such incident in the past four days. On August 30, a JCO was killed in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district.
Indian troops retaliated strongly and in the exchange of firing, a Junior Commissioned Officer was hit by a bullet and later succumbed to injuries.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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