POONCH DISTRICT

  • J&K: BSF jawan washed away in flash-flood August 28, 2013

    A BSF jawan was washed away on Wednesday in a flash-flood and his body was later recovered in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district. Jagdish Singh, a jawan of 112 battalion of BSF, was washed away after the water level in a nullah suddenly swelled up in Biela area of Mandi in...
  • Pakistan continues to violate ceasefire on LoC August 26, 2013

    Pakistan troops opened unprovoked fired at Indian positions in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Monday morning, a police officer said. A senior police officer told IANS that Pakistani troops again violated the ceasefire agreement on Monday morning in Poonch sector of the Line of Control (LoC). "Unprovoked firing was started at...
  • Pak violates ceasefire at LoC again, no casualties reported June 11, 2013

    Jammu: Pakistani troops fired on Indian posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, the second ceasefire violation in the past four days. Pakistan troops opened small arms firing on Indian posts in Nangi Tikri forward area along LoC in Krishnagati subsector of Poonch on...
  • Pak violates ceasefire, targets 2 posts in Poonch November 26, 2012

    Jammu: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire yet again on Monday night, opening small arms fire on two Indian forward posts in Krishnagati subsector of Poonch district, defence sources said. The posts targeted were Kranti and Kripan when the Pakistani troops began firing from small arms at around 2130 hours, said...