Pakistan condemns unprovoked firing by India along Line of Control near Rawalkot

Islamabad, July 27 2013 (PPI-OT): Pakistan strongly condemns the unprovoked firing by Indian soldiers along the LoC near Rawalkot this morning which resulted in the killing of a Pakistani soldier and serious injury to another.

It is unfortunate that such an incident should have taken place at a time when the two governments are making sincere efforts towards improving relations for resolution of all outstanding disputes.

Pakistan calls upon the Government of India to carry out a thorough investigation into this grave incident and to ensure that such occurences do not take place.

For more information, contact:
Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Ch
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan
Tell: 051-9205494
Fax: 051-9204202
Cell: 0336-5644459