Indian Deputy HC summoned in Foreign Office

Indian Deputy HC summoned in Foreign Office

ISLAMABAD: (APP) The Director General (South Asia and SAARC) on Wednesday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner here at Foreign Office and lodged a strong protest against the unprovoked ceasefire violations on October 25-26.

The unprovoked firing by Indian forces at the Working Boundary in Chaprar and Harpal sectors and on the Line of Control (LoC) in Bhimber sector resulted in martyrdom of two civilians and injury to nine civilians.

Indian Forces firing at LoC and Pakistani casualties

It was conveyed to the Indian side that it should investigate the incidents and share the findings with Pakistan, and instruct its troops to respect the ceasefire in letter and spirit.

The Indian Deputy High Commissioner was also conveyed that Indian troops should refrain from intentionally targeting the villages and maintain peace on the Working Boundary and the LoC.