Pakistan summons Indian diplomat over ceasefire violations

F.P. Report

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner on Wednesday and lodged a strong protest against the unprovoked India forces firing in Kotkotera Sector along the Line of Control and killing a civilian.

Foreign Office spokesperson, Dr. Mohammad Faisal summoned the Indian diplomat and condemned the incident of September 4 that resulted in the martyrdom of an innocent civilian Abdur Rauf.

According to FO statement, the Indian Forces have carried out more than 2000 ceasefire violations along the Line of Control and the Working Boundary.

The statement added that at least 32 innocent civilians were killed and 122 others were injured.

During the last year in 2017, the Indian forces committed 1970 ceasefire violations.

The Director General (SA & SAARC), Dr Muhammad Faisal urged India to respect the 2003 Ceasefire arrangement; investigate this and other incidents of ceasefire violations; instruct the Indian forces to respect the ceasefire, in letter and spirit and maintain peace on the LoC..



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