photos

Ceasefire Violation

A woman injured in unprovoked ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the Line of Control (LoC), being treated at a hospital in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

BSF personnel paying tribute to their colleague Sub Inspector Rakesh Dobhal during wreath laying ceremony, who was killed during ceasefire violations by Pakistan on LoC in Nowgam Sector of North Kashmir, at STC Humhama on the outskirts of Srinagar.

PTI Photo/S. Irfan

Villagers show bullets after an unprovoked firing by Pakistani forces, at Balnoi village of Mankote sector in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Army personnel at the spot where a 120-mm mortar shell was fired by Pakistani forces, in Dabraj village near the Line of Control (LoC) in Mankote sector of Poonch district.

PTI Photo

A woman shows a tail of mortar shell at their residence, after Pakistani troops violated ceasefire overnight by unprovoked firing and mortar shelling in two sectors of J&K, along the Line of Control in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Wife of Subedar Sukhdev Singh, a Junior Commissioned Officer (JCO) of the Indian Army who was killed yesterday in heavy shelling by Pakistan’s troops along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir, wails as family members wait to receive the mortal remains of Singh at their residence, in Udhampur district.

PTI Photo

Smoke rises in the sky after a massive fire in the forest areas along the Line of Control in Balakot, Mendhar and Mankot sectors of Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Family members mourn near the mortal remains of martyr Rifleman Shubham Sharma of 8 JAKRIF, at RS Pura Sector in Jammu. Sharma lost his life in unprovoked firing by Pakistani forces along the Line of Control in Naugam sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Kupwara district.

PTI Photo

Elderly women show the tails of mortar shells fired from the Pakistani side along Line of Control, in Sandiote village of Balakot sector in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Smoke rises from a mortar shell fired by the Pakistani army, at Balakot sector of Mendhar Sub Division in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Villagers stand near a house that was partially damaged after shelling by Pakistani troops, in the Balakot sector of Poonch district.

PTI Photo

An injured civilian is taken to hospital following alleged mortar shelling by the Pakistani Army along the LoC, in Mendhar Sector of Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Residents walk towards a house, damaged due to mortar shelling by Pakistan troops, at Mankot sector in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

A villager shows a part of a mortar shell after an unprovoked firing by Pakistani forces, at Mankot in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Smoke rises from a mortar shell fired by Pakistan troops, at Mankot sector in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Villagers and police officials show remains of mortar shell after an umprovoked firing by Pakistan troops, at Mankot sector in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Indian army Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) and soldiers during an operation to destroy two unexploded shells, fired from across the border during ceasefire violation last Saturday, at Uri in Baramulla district.

PTI Photo

A security officer stands guard at Balakote sector after unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces, in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Villagers show the tails of mortar shell after unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces, at Balakote sector in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Indian Army personnel neutralise a live mortar shell which was found lying unexploded, near a residential area in Mendhar town of Poonch district Two members of a family, including a 10-year-old girl, were injured in overnight shelling by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control in Rajouri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

PTI Photo

An elderly man shows the tail of an artillery shell after unprovoked firing by the Pakistani forces at LoC in Kupwara district of North Kashmir

PTI Photo

Locals look on at damaged properties following ceasefire violation by Pakistani forces yesterday, in north Kashmir's Kupwara district. Three civilians, including a child and a woman, were killed in the firing.

PTI Photo

Army officers and locals pay their last respects to martyr Lance Naik Sandip Sawant, during his funeral in Karad, Maharashtra. Sawant was killed after Pakistani troops repotedly opened fire along the Line of Control (LOC) in Naushera sector of Jammu & Kashmir.

PTI Photo

Smoke rises from a mortar shell that was allegedly fired by the Pakistani troops at  Shahpur Kirni in Poonch district. At least two civilians were killed and seven others injured in cross-border firing by Pakistan.

PTI Photo

Officials inspect the site of an unprovoked Pakistani shelling along the International Border (IB) during which a civilian was injured, in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. Locals staged anti-Pakistan protest against frequent ceasefire violations.

PTI Photo

Indian army soldier Grenadier Hemraj Jat, who was killed in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the line of control on Sunday in Poonch district. Seven people, including five soldiers and a 10-day-old baby, have been killed and several others injured in frequent ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC in the twin districts of Poonch and Rajouri since July.

PTI Photo

Border Security Force (BSF) Director General (DG) Rajni Kant Mishra along with other officers shoulder the coffin of the slain police Inspector T Alex Lalminlun after a wreath laying ceremony, in Jammu. Lalminlun was killed yesterday during a ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control in Poonch district in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A villager shows a part of a mortar shell fired from the Pakistani side at Mendhar in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

A tail of a mortar shell lies inside damage house after firing from the Pakistani side at Mendhar, in Poonch district.

PTI Photo

Police officials and locals carry an injured for treatment to a hospital after firing and mortar shelling by the Pakistani Army along the LoC in Krishna Ghati (KG) sector of J & K.

PTI Photo

People shift a civilian for treatments after he received injuries during firing and mortar shelling by the Pakistani Army along the LoC in Poonch district of J & K.

PTI Photo

Indian army jawans pay gun salute to their colleague Rifleman Varun Katal, during his funeral at Village Mawa in Samba, about 55km from Jammu. Kattal was killed on Saturday in a sniper fire during a ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control in Sunderbani sector of Jammu and Kashmir.

PTI Photo

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat pays a floral tribute to Vikas Gurung, who passed away in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan, in Rishikesh.

PTI Photo

Shiv Sena Dogra Front activists burn a Pakistani flag during a protest over the ceasefire violation at Ramgarh sector of Jammu. Four BSF soldiers including an Assistant Commandant were killed, while five others are reportedly injured.

PTI Photo

BSF personnel raise slogans against Pakistan after paying tribute to four of their colleagues, killed in Pakistani firing, at a wreath laying ceremony at Paloura BSF Headquarters in Jammu.

PTI Photo

BSF officials and jawans carry the bodies of four BSF personnel, killed in Pakistani firing, after a wreath laying ceremony at Paloura BSF Headquarters in Jammu. Four BSF personnel including Assistant commandant Jatinder Singh were killed and three others injured in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan.

PTI Photo

Members of Jammu West Assembly movement protest against the recent firing by Pakistan Rangers along the International Border in Samba district, in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh interacts with the families affected by the cross-border shelling on the second day of his tour, at R S Pura in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A woman in Akhnoor shows the tail of a shell that punched a hole in her wall

Photograph by PTI

An injured Shiv Pal in Banglad

Photograph by Tarun Upadhyay

Krishna’s nine-year-old cousin performing his shraddh rituals

Photograph by Tarun Upadhyay

Relatives of Krishna, who lost his life, in Banglad

Photograph by Tarun Upadhyay

Shiv Sena activists raise slogans against the recent incidents of ceasefire violation from Pakistan side of the border, in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A woman shows an empty mortar shell that damaged her house after an alleged shelling from the Pakistani side of border at Pargwal sector of Akhnoor, about 50 km from Jammu.

PTI Photo

An injured woman being taken for treatment after a ceasefire violation by Pakistan, in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A villager, injured in cross-border firing at Indo-Pak border, being shifted to Government Medical College Hospital in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Villagers take shelter under a community bunker during alleged shelling from the Pakistani side of the border, at Arnia village, in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A villager shows a roof, claimed to be damaged after firing from the Pakistani side, along the international border at Gopper Basti in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A man injured in cross border firing is carried for treatment to a hospital in Ranbir Singh Pura.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

A man inspects the damage after his home was gutted by firing allegedly from the Pakistan side of the border in Jora farm village, in Ranbir Singh Pura district of Jammu and Kashmir.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

A villager walks past a damaged house after heavy shelling allegedly fired by Pakistani forces, at border village Jora Farm in R S Pura Sector, Jammu.

PTI Photo

A villager shows parts of mortar shell, allegedly fired from the Pakistani side along the international border, at Arnia sector in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A villager shows a shell, allegedly fired from the Pakistani side along the international border, at Arnia sector in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A Jammu and Kashmir policeman looks at a wall, damaged during shelling from the Pakistani side, in Arnia in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Border villagers take shelter at a temporary camp, after heavy shelling from Pakistan side, at Arnia, about 40 KM from Jammu.

PTI Photo

A police jawan, injured in ceasefire violation by Pakistan, being shifted to the Government Medical College Hospital in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A Jammu and Kashmir Police vehicle, with its tyre punctured during shelling from the Pakistani side, parked at Arnia Police Station in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A boy inspects a house damaged in Pakistan cross border firing, in Chandu Chak village, Ranbir Singh Pura sector, Jammu and Kashmir.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

A BSF jawan injured in ceasefire violation is being shifted to the Government Medical College Hospital in Jammu. A BSF jawan was killed while six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured as Pakistan Rangers heavily shelled villages and Border out Posts (BoPs) in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Farooq Ali, injured in ceasefire violation at Jora Farm village near the international border, is being shifted to a hospital in Jammu. A BSF jawan was killed while six persons, including a BSF officer, were injured as Pakistan Rangers heavily shelled villages and Border out Posts (BoPs) in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Family members and relatives carry the body of Jaki Sharma, who was killed along the LoC in the shelling from Pakistan side, during his funeral at his native village Sanyal in Hiranagar, about 65km from Jammu.

PTI Photo

Shiv Sena activists raise slogans and burn a Pakistani flag during a protest against the killing of five people in the heavy shelling by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC), in Jammu.

PTI Photo

A boy holds the tail unit of a mortar shell in front of his damaged house in Nowshera

Photograph by PTI

Villagers from Jhanghar, Nowshera, take shelter under a culvert after being under mortar attack

Photograph by AP

A child stands holds tail unit of a mortar shell infront of a building allegedly damaged by shelling from Pakistani side at Nowshera.

PTI Photo

Villagers look through roof of a house allegedly damaged by shelling from Pakistani side at Nowshera.

PTI Photo

Army soldiers and relatives carry the body of Indian army soldier Roshan Lal, who was killed in cross-border firing with Pakistan, during his cremation at Nachlah village in Samba District of Jammu and Kashmir.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

Army soldiers to pay tributes to their colleague Roshan Lal, who was killed in cross-border firing with Pakistan, during his cremation at Nachlah village in Samba District of Jammu and Kashmir.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

Students study in a makeshift classroom as border schools remain shut as Pakistan violates ceasefire, in Nowshera.

PTI Photo

Army jawans take positions along LoC in Rajouri, a day after Pakistan attacked Indian posts with anti-tank missiles.

PTI Photo

A damaged house after heavy shelling from the Pakistani side of the border, at Kanachak village, about 35 km from Jammu.

PTI Photo

People walk near a wall with marks of mortar shells that landed allegedly in firing from the Pakistan side of the border at Jhiri village in Kanachack district of Jammu and Kashmir.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

Villagers run to safety as they react to sound of firing from the Pakistan side of the border at Jhiri village in Kanachack district of Jammu and Kashmir.

AP Photo/Channi Anand

Locals assess the damage caused due to the cross-border shelling by Pakistan at the international border at Kanachak village, in Jammu.

PTI Photo

Family members mourn the death of Border Security Force (BSF) head constable A Suresh at Bandarasettipatti in Dharmapuri district. Suresh was killed in a ceasefire violation in J & K.

PTI Photo

Smoke rises from a residential building following shelling from the Pakistan side at R S Pura Sector about 35km from Jammu.

PTI Photo

Relatives of Sahil Kumar, who was killed after Pakistan opened heavy fire and shot mortars along the India Pakistan border, grieve in R.S. Pura Sector, about 35 km from Jammu.

PTI Photo

A local rests in the hospital after being injured by shelling allegedly caused from the Pakistan side at the India-Pakistan international border at Pindi Camp in Arnia Sector about 40km from Jammu.

PTI Photo