A 45-year-old woman was killed on Saturday in firing by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district, police said.

The victim was identified as Ruqia Bi. The incident took place in the district’s Balakot sector.

The firing has halted now, it all started at around 5 am when Pakistani forces resorted to unprovoked firing on the LOC in Poonch sector, Indian army retaliated strongly forcing Pakistani side to stop the battle.

Earlier today One Indian Army soldier was injured in a terrorist attack that broke out on an army camp in forest are of Kalaroos in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir.