Jammu & Kashmir

1 killed as cross-LoC attacks resume in Battal sector

A man lost his life in Azad Jammu and Kashmir’s (AJK) Poonch district on Tuesday as Indian snipers resumed targeted attacks from across the Line of Control (LoC), police officials told. The casualty occurred in Dara Sher Khan village of Battal sector in Hajira subdivision at 12:15pm, when the victim was trimming a tree in the courtyard of his house, local police official Muhammad Aziz told. “It was a single shot that hit the 55-year-old victim in the head, and he fell off the tree and died on the spot,”…