ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has lodged a strong protest with India over Thursdays Line of Control (LoC) violation by Indian troops which resulted in the killing of a Pakistan Army soldier.
A senior Indian diplomat from the Indian High Commission was summoned at the South Asian desk of the Foreign Ministry and was conveyed Pakistans serious concerns over the issue, said a statement issued on Friday.
During the meeting, Pakistan made it clear that such violations of the LoC will not be tolerated.
Indian diplomat was reminded that India has to respect the ceasefire agreement at the LoC and prevent its forces from such actions.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing at the LoC in Pandu sector near Muzaffarabad on Thursday.
Pakistani troops befittingly responded to Indian firing, it added.
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