PRESS INFORMATION BUREAU (DEFENCE WING)
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
New Delhi: Phalguna 05, 1936
Tuesday, 24 February 2015
The details of ceasefire violation (CFVs) in Jammu and Kashmir along India-Pakistan Border from June, 2014 to January, 2015 are as under:
|Area of India-Pakistan Border||Number of ceasefire Violations|
|Along the Line of Control (LC) and International Border (IB) under operational control of Army.||126|
|International Border (IB) under operational control of Border Security Force (BSF).||559|
Details of Casualties on the Indian side in CFVs and other tactical incidents along the India-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir are as under:
(upto 15th February)
|(1)||Security Personnel martyred
(a) Army personnel
(b) BSF personnel
No authentic information is available regarding casualties on Pakistan’s side.
The allocation of funds for defence is made to enable preparedness of the armed forces to meet the security challenges faced by the country.
This information was given by Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar in a written reply to Shri K.C. Tyagi in Rajya Sabha today.