Pakistan summoned India Deputy High Commissioner over ‘ceasefire violations’

Vastavam web: Pakistan today summoned India’s Deputy High Commissioner for the third time this month over the alleged “ceasefire violations” by Indian troops along the Line of Control, claiming that two children were killed in the firing.The Foreign Office, in a statement, alleged that Indian forces resorted to firing in Kotli/Nokial sector yesterday which killed two children.”The deliberate targeting of civilians is indeed deplorable and contrary to human dignity and international human rights and humanitarian laws, it said.

It said that the “ceasefire violations by India are a threat to regional peace and security and may lead to a strategic miscalculation”.India maintains that the UNMOGIP has outlived its utility and is irrelevant after the Simla Agreement and the consequent establishment of the Line of Control.