Around 300-400 terrorists educated in camps throughout the Line of Control (LoC) are ready to sneak into Jammu and Kashmir, Army chief General M M Naravane stated on Friday.
In his speech in the course of the Army day parade, he additionally stated that there was 44 per cent enhance in ceasefire violations that displays Pakistan’s sinister design.
Pakistan typically offers cowl fireplace to assist terrorists sneak into Jammu and Kashmir.
Gen Naravane stated India’s lively operations and robust counter-infiltration grid not solely inflicted heavy losses on the enemy however they contained infiltration makes an attempt as effectively.
He stated the Army killed over 200 terrorists in counter-terror operations and on the LoC final yr, including these measures have supplied folks of Jammu and Kashmir aid from terrorism.
“Strong response is being given to the enemy on the other border. Pakistan continues to provide safe haven to terrorists. In the training camps, across the LoC around 300-400 terrorists are ready to infiltrate,” he stated.
“There was a rise of 44 per cent within the ceasefire violations final yr which is proof of Pakistan’s sinister plans.
“There were also attempts to smuggle weapons using drones,” he added.
There had been efforts to smuggle weapons into India from throughout the border utilizing drones and tunnels, he talked about.
Gen Naravane stated the Indian Army is working in the direction of reorganisation and modernisation so as to enhance its battle combating functionality.
It is working with high schooling establishments like IITs on rising applied sciences like synthetic intelligence, block chain, quantum computing, unmanned programs, directed vitality weapons and swarm drones, he stated.
Under the Make in India scheme of the central authorities, 29 modernisation initiatives value Rs 32,000 crore have been awarded by the Indian Army.
Gen Naravane stated greater than 5,300 troopers of the Indian Army are a part of the United Nations peacekeeping forces in extraordinarily difficult areas of greater than eight nations.
He additionally devoted the Indian Army cellular app to the nation, stating that it’ll give immense info to folks of this nation, particularly the youthful era.