India has conveyed its protest to China on the corridor connecting China’s Xinjiang province with Pakistan’s Gwadar port as it goes through PoK along the Karakoram Highway.
Army has officially maintained complete silence on the issue but have been constantly updating various intelligence agencies about the presence of PLA troops along the Line of Control.
The meeting was held in a cordial atmosphere where both sides agreed to meet more frequently, an official spokesperson said.
“Most of the attempts were foiled either on the LoC or inside LoC,’’ said Lt Gen Satish Dua, adding that even this time one operation is in progress on the LoC.
According to Lt Gen Saha, over 200 militants were currently active in the Valley and most of them were affiliated to the Hizbul Mujahideen or the Lashkar- e-Toiba.
The two major changes from the old fence are in the use of a strong, circular pole instead of traditional iron picket and a different type of concertina coil.
While three labourers died, one person suffered injuries and has been hospitalised.
Three to four persons were found crossing the LoC in Poonch from the Pakistan side at 10.45 am.
The SP said the local trader who was to receive the consignment, has also been taken into custody.
Tender notice for scanners has already been floated.
BSF and Pakistani rangers exchanged fire along the international border in Samba sector.
The Army said they recovered canned packets of keema stew, chicken achari, chicken karahi and almonds from the the six militants.
Pakistani troops fired a few shots at at intermittent intervals on the Indian side till 12.30 am.
Experience and government statistics show that machismo has never worked as a plan against Pakistan.
Modi emphasized that an atmosphere of peace and security was essential to enable India to achieve economic development.