Hours before the meet started in Srinagar, another ceasefire violation was reported from Rajouri and Poonch districts where Pakistani army fired mortars on Indian posts.
"Pakistan Army resorted to mortar shelling and firing on forward posts along the LoC in Nowshera sector in Rajouri district," a Defence Spokesman said. Minutes later, Pakistani troops also opened fire in Krishnagati sector of Poonch district.
The ceasefire violations are often also linked to infiltration attempts by terrorists. It is a trend that the army expects that would become more frequent over the next few weeks and months with the melting of snow and opening of passes.
Earlier this month, the army had declared it would carry out "even more counter proactive counter-terrorism operations" along the border with Pakistan. On Thursday, the security forces also killed two terrorists accused of throwing a grenade at a police station in north Kashmir's Sopore.
Get Breaking news, live coverage, and Latest News from India and around the world on NDTV.com. Catch all the Live TV action on NDTV 24x7 and NDTV India. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram for latest news and live news updates.