India strongly responding to firing from Pakistan: BSF
Posted on Aug 24 2014 | IANS
New Delhi, Aug 24 : India is strongly responding to the firing from Pakistan, Border Security Force (BSF) Director General D.K. Pathak said here Sunday.
"The BSF is effectively and strongly responding to the firing and will continue to do so. Our volume and intensity of target fire is more effective than theirs (Pakistan)," Pathak said in a press conference.
Pathak said firing from Pakistan has been continuing since Aug 16.
"The Pakistan forces are attacking mostly the civilian areas," he said.
The BSF chief said the Pakistani media reported that five people have been killed and 16 others injured on their side, "while in our side, two people were killed and seven others have been injured".