On 31st December, Pakistan armed forces contravention the ceasefire by discharging with little arms and shelling with mortars along the Line of Control in the Nowshera area of Rajouri. Pakistan started an unmerited ceasefire contravention around 3:15 pm afternoon on Thursday.
Indian Army officials stated that “Kupwara’s Tangdhar region, Pakistani soldiers explicitly focused on mosques and houses in Rajouri. Pakistani soldiers started an unwarranted ceasefire contravention along the Line of Control in Tangdhar Area, Kupwara by discharging mortars and different weapons the previous night.”
The truce infringement occurred around 3:15 pm on Thursday. The Indian Armed force answered befittingly. Lt Gen Satinder Saini had stated that “The ceasefire contravention across the Line of Control has expanded in the current year, if you contrast the figures and a year ago or the year prior to that. We have likewise observed that there has been typing acceleration as far as gunnery being utilized across the Line of Control to target guiltless innocent citizens,”
Rajnath Singh said that “the soldiers were attempting to annihilate psychological warfare in J&K. India’s brave officers have shown that this side, yet to dispose of terrorism and Indian army can go to the other side and assault attacks if the need emerges. Indian armed force has that enough capacity to fight.”
J&K recorded 5,100 occurrences of ceasefire contravention by the Pakistani military along the Line of Control in 2020 – the most noteworthy in the previous eighteen years – in which 36 citizens were murdered and more than 130 were harmed. 24 defense force personnel were among the 36 killed.