The troops of the Indian Military on Saturday shot down a Pakistan Military quadcopter alongside the Line of Management (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Keran sector. The quadcopter made by Chinese language firm DJI Mavic 2 Professional mannequin was shot down whereas it was flying over personal place there, an official mentioned. In response to the Indian Military officers, the Pakistan Military quadcopter was shot down at round 8 am as we speak.
Earlier in October, the Indian Military had foiled Pakistan’s try to push in arms and ammunition by Pakistan from throughout the LoC in Keran sector and recovered a cache, together with 4 AK74 rifles.
Again in September, Indian Military chief Common Manoj Mukund Naravane (COAS) undertook a two-day go to to Jammu and Kashmir, to assessment the operational preparedness of troops and deployments on the Line of Management (LoC). In Kashmir Valley, he interacted with Chinar Corps commander, Lt Gen BS Raju and mentioned the prevailing state of affairs within the Valley and on the LoC. Gen Naravane additionally checked the winter preparedness for the troopers deployed on the LoC in harsh situations and inhospitable terrain. He additionally mentioned the incessant ceasefire violations carried out by Pakistan.
Until July, a complete of two,662 ceasefire violation instances have been reported within the Valley towards 3,168 ceasefire violations final 12 months and 1,629 in 2018. This 12 months until July, a complete of 120 terror-related instances have been reported and final 12 months throughout the identical interval – between January and July — 188 instances have been reported. Until July, 35 safety personnel misplaced their lives in line of responsibility and through the identical interval final 12 months, 75 safety personnel had misplaced their lives combating terrorists.
Early September, Gen Naravane had additionally visited Ladakh and reviewed operational preparedness amid the border tensions with China. The military chief additionally had elaborate discussions with native commanders concerning the technique to thwart Chinese language incursion makes an attempt. He additionally went to the ahead places and interacted with the troops.