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JK- FIRING-SCHOOLS - Schools along LoC in Poonch shut due to Pak shelling

Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.

Jammu, Oct 13 (PTI) Schools were today closed down by authorities along a section of the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district due to firing and shelling by Pakistani troops, a district official said.
"The schools along the LoC in Digwar and Khadi Karmara were closed in view of the firing and shelling by Pakistan today," Deputy Commissioner, Poonch, Tariq Ahmed Zargar said.
However, Zargar said schools in other areas in the hinterland were open.
The schools were clos ...