Indian Army Releases Footage of Failed Infiltration Attempt by Pak

Indian troops had killed two Pakistani soldiers in retaliation to the unprovoked ceasefire violations in Hajipur.

Updated18 Sep 2019, 07:56 AM IST
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The Indian Army on Wednesday, 18 September, released a video of a failed infiltration attempt by Pakistan’s Border Action Team in Hajipur Sector of PoK, earlier on 12-13 September.

In the video, Indian troops can be seen launching grenades at Pakistani troops. In August 2019 alone, the Indian Army managed to foil at least 15 infiltration attempts by Pakistan, along the Line of Control (LoC), reported ANI.

Indian troops had killed two Pakistani soldiers in retaliation to this unprovoked ceasefire violations.

On Saturday, 14 September, the Indian Army on Saturday released a 1.47-minute video of the incident which showed Pakistan military personnel raising the white flag to retrieve the bodies of their soldiers. The flag is raised to signal peace and truce.

Earlier, the Pakistan Army had refused to take back the bodies of five to seven Pakistani intruders who were killed during an infiltration attempt by the Pakistani Border Action Team (BAT) team on the intervening night of 31 July and 1 August.

(With inputs from PTI)

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Published: 18 Sep 2019, 05:35 AM IST

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