Two injured in Indian firing in AJK
14 June, 2012
MIRPUR: At least two civilians, including a woman, were seriously injured during in unprovoked firing by Indian troops from across the Line of Control (LoC) on village Battal of Rawalakot, Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Wednesday.
The Rawalakot Police sources told APP that Indian troops opened fire on forward-village Battal in the jurisdiction of Hajeera sub-division, Rawalakot. They said that two local residents, identified as Samiullah and Zeenat Begum, were injured in the attack.
Police sources said the unprovoked firing started at around 2.55pm and lasted for about three hours intermittently. Both the injured were admitted to the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Rawalakot.