Forty-six security personnel killed
in ceasefire violations by Pak in
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Standard. Pakistan resorted to 5,133 incidents of ceasefire violations last year, according to
Current Affairs Pakistan resorted to 5,133 incidents of ceasefire
violations last year in which 46 security force personnel were killed,
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Monday, referring to Pakistani
hostilities along the Line of Control and International Border in Jammu
In replying to a question in Rajya Sabha, the defence minister said
"appropriate retaliation" to the ceasefire violations, as required, has been
carried out by the security forces.
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The defence minister said 299 incidents of ceasefire violations were
reported till January 28 this year. According to official data, the number
of ceasefire violations by Pakistan in 2019 was 3,233.
Notwithstanding the coronavirus pandemic in the region, Pakistan has
been resorting to unprovoked ceasefire violations along the LoC and
making concerted efforts to push militants into Kashmir...Read more.
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