JAMMU, Feb 2: Pakistan army this evening resorted to heavy mortar shelling and firing on forward Indian posts and villages in Baba Khori area of Nowshera sector along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district.
Sources said Pakistani troops started shelling forward areas in Baba Khori area of Nowshera at 6.20 pm, prompting the Indian side to retaliate.
Heavy exchange of shelling and firing continued for about half an hour.
However, there were no reports of any casualties or damage on the Indian side so far.
Sources said Pakistan army was trying to push a group of militants into the Indian side from the LoC. The shelling was aimed at facilitating the infiltration attempt.