JK News Today
Jammu, Nov. 01
In clear signs of Pakistan army’s hostile intentions, it has in last few days deployed several thousand soldiers along the Line of Control (LoC) and International Border (IB).
Pakistan’s 14 Infantary division , Mangla-12 Mujahadeen battalion have been deployed along the LoC. These troops were on the stand-by- mode until Friday. “ This is war time deployment as such movements in the past were undertaken by Pakistan during the war times,” a source privy to the information about the deployment across the border said.
It is after more than 14 years that the Pakistan army had moved its troops in such a big number to the borders, the sources said. Last time it was in 2002 when Pakistan army had deployed troops in such a strength.
SSG commandos from the 5th group BILAL battalion , MAUSA company and JARAR company have also been deployed . They comprise of the assault and sabotage experts as well . Para Commandos too have been pressed into service.
Pakistan has also deployed DSH and attack choppers just few meters away from the LoC, besides BELL uh1 y venom choppers , which are utility choppers, are being continuously deployed.
The sources said stayr SSG 69 ,M2 machine gun Carl gustaaf… ,under barrell Grenade launchers are deployed on the LoC.
BELL 206 jet rangers and TALHA armoured personnel carriers these are bullet proof vehicles have been deployed . They were used during Kargil war as well .
It has moved a whole medical division of ambulances and doctors along the LoC.
A complete media black out has been enforced to prevent any report of the losses on Pakistani side.