BSF jawan martyred, four civilians killed in J&K

In Jammu and Kashmir, a BSF jawan was martyred while four civilians lost their lives as Pakistan troops resorted to heavy mortar shelling in Arnia, RS Pura and Ramgarh sectors along the International Border in Jammu today.

BSF sources told AIR that Pakistani troops started targeting Indian positions and civilian areas last night leading to the death of two persons in RS Pura area while two others were killed in Arnia area.

BSF troops gave befitting reply to the shelling from the across the border and Intermittent exchange of fire lasted till 11 am.