Troops from the armies of India and Pakistan, alongside the borders in Jammu and Kashmir, on Saturday exchanged candies to mark the New Yr, a defence spokesperson mentioned.
The incident happened alongside the Line of Regulate (LoC) in Poonch amid renewed ceasefire between the 2 international locations.
India mentioned that the gesture is an effort to reinforce peace and unity in Jammu and Kashmir.
“At first of 2022, to advertise mutual accept as true with and tranquillity, the Indian Military exchanged candies and greetings with the Pakistan Military at Poonch and Mendhar crossing issues,” the defence spokespseon spokesperson mentioned.
India and Pakistan agreed for a renewed ceasefire alongside the borders in Jammu and Kashmir in February final yr and barring a couple of violations, the settlement is keeping a lot to the relaxation of border citizens and farmers, who’ve began resuming farming actions even alongside the LoC and World Border.
On Saturday, the Indian Military additionally exchanged candies with the Other people’s Liberation Military (PLA) of China in Sizzling Springs, Demchok, Nathula, and Kongra Los angeles spaces alongside the Line of Precise Regulate.