Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged fire along the International Border in Jammu and Kathua district, reports said on Sunday.
Although there have been increased cross border firing exchanges along the Line of Control, truce violations along the International border are rare.
Indian reports said Pakistani Rangers opened fire at forward posts and villages along the International Border targeting Border Outpost Bobiya area of Hiranagar sector started around 10:25 pm on Saturday.
Reports in Pakistan said Indian military of opening the fire first.
Reports said the cross-border firing between the two sides continued till 4:30 am but there was no report of any damage.
The latest fire exchange broke several days of lull in the cross-border firing in the sector and forced the border residents to spend the night in underground bunkers.