The army has a range of options to exercise against the continued infiltration from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir to give a befitting reply to Pakistan, a top Army commander said Thursday.
“It (infiltration) has carried on… We have a range of options that are available to the Indian Army and depending on the situation and depending on what is the effect that we desire, we decide on whatever option has to be exercised,” Army commander, Northern Command, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh told reporters at Gulmarg — 55 kms from here.
Lt Gen Singh was talking to the media after inaugurating the Gulmarg Winter Youth Festival at the famous ski-resort in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district.
He said ceasefire violations on the LoC was a ploy by the Pakistani army to push the infiltrators into Indian territory. Read More