Panic grips border residents as war atmosphere mounts | KNO

Panic grips border residents as war atmosphere mounts | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Kupwara, February 27 (KNO) : Panic gripped among the border residents as the jets continue to hover in the sky across north Kashmir belt with war clouds mounting across the countries. The armies of both the countries including India and Pakistan are exchanging gunfire along LOC in Uri sector, reports said. A fear of war has gripped the Actual Line of Control (ALC) residents, fearing the war as they have suffered loss in the past when the two armies of India and Pakistan exchanged heavy artillery. The residents from Tangdhar area told KNO that, with continuous rounds of Air forces in the sky from past few days, “we are spending sleepless nights to have safe escape amid high tension on the borders from both ends.” “We are the actual sufferers amid exchange of gunfire along line of control we lose our normal life, we lose peace, we lose our loved ones, we lose our pets in the line of fire between two armies,” the residents claimed. The residents claimed that, they have suffered heavy loss time to time but they don't want the armies to exchange gunfire again as it directly has impact over the lives of civilians. They also claimed that, in past days, they have witnessed the Indian Air forces moving in the sky creating a war like atmosphere with raising tensions among the local residents of war between the two armies of India and Pakistan. With both the countries contradicting each other and warning of dire consequences, an anonymous fear has gripped the residents living along Line of Control in, frontier district Kupwara. The residents from Machil claimed that, there is almost three to four feet of show accumulation across the whole area, therefore the local residents can’t even make proper move if the war will be waged between the two countries. “We have lost our belongings and close ones in past and don't want the two armies to repeat it again as the environment across the county mounts continuously,” they said. The local residents have sought attention of both the Prime Ministers and army form both the ends and especially PM Narendra Modi to ensure war must not take place between two countries, which according to them will only prove to be drastic for civilians who have suffered from time to time in past.(KNO)