Army open fire at Pakistan drone in Poonch

'Army open fire at Pakistan drone in Poonch'

Army soliders fired a couple of shots at a Pakistani drone near the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district on Wednesday, sources said.

Official sources told  the movement of the enemy drone was picked up in the Topi Post and Parvinder Post along the line of control in the Mendhar sector, and the troops guarding the LoC fired a few rounds and returned it to the Pakistani side.

The official further added that the search operation is underway in the area.

Pertinently, the Jammu and Kashmir police recently announced a cash reward of Rs 3 lakh to anyone informing of drones flown from across the border to drop narcotics, arms, or explosive materials, leading to the recovery of the material.