New Delhi: The Indian Army conducted surgical strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) into Pakistan-occupied Kashmir inflicting significant damage to the terrorist infrastructure across the border.
Lt. General Ranbir Singh, DGMO, addressed media in the national capital on Thursday, September 29. While addressing them Ranbir Singh said, "Indian Army conducted surgical strikes on terror launch pads on the LoC, significant casualties have been caused."
He further added, "I spoke to the Pak DGMO, shared our concerns and told him that we conducted surgical strikes last night". “The motive of this operation was to hit out at the terrorists who were planning to infiltrate into our territory,” he further added.
DGMO Lt. General Ranbir Singh also said that the operation has ceased, but Indian army is all prepared for any contingency arising out of the strike. The Indian Army claims to have killed 38 terrorists during the strike.
Speaking on the matter, the Army sources informed that 7 terror launch pads were destroyed by Army across LOC. The operation started at 12:30AM and ended at 4:30AM. The location was 500 meters-2 Km across LoC.