ISLAMABAD : Indian troops on Sunday again resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Chirikot Sector, targeting the civil population of Chaffar village.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), a 60-year old man and a 15-year old girl were injured due to the Indian firing . Both the injured have been shifted to Civil Hospital Abbaspur. The ISPR further said that Pakistani troops effectively responded to the Indian firing .

There had been repeated outbreaks of cross-border firing in the recent past, with both sides reporting deaths and injuries including of civilians.