The Indian Army on Thursday refuted reports of finishing up strikes on suspected terror launchpads inside Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. “Reports of Indian Army’s action in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) across the Line of Control are fake,” Indian Army Director General of Military Operations Lt Gen Paramjit Singh mentioned. There has been no firing across LoC, the Army has clarified after a information company report mentioned Army has launched “pinpoint strikes” inside Pakistan-occupied- Kashmir.
Security forces on Thursday gunned down 4 terrorists in an encounter on the Jammu-Srinagar nationwide freeway close to Nagrota in Jammu.
The particular report of “pinpoint strikes” got here only a week after 5 safety personnel and 4 civilians had been killed in Pakistani aggression at a number of places — Uri, Nowgam, Keran and Gurez sectors in North Kashmir — across the Line of Control. Indian Army retaliated strongly and brought on substantial injury to a number of launch pads.
The reports that the Army is finishing up strikes in PoK come in this backdrop amid claims that Pakistani navy is pushing a most quantity of terrorists to India earlier than the onset of winters.
According to official information, 21 harmless civilians have misplaced their lives in Pakistani firing in contrast to 18 in the entire of 2019. This 12 months eight infiltration bids had been foiled and 14 terrorists have been neutralised alongside the LoC, in accordance to official information.
(With company inputs)