Heart Touching Video Fearless Pak Army Soldiers Embrace Martyrdom Must Watch
A video was released by BBC, in which they showed that Taliban leaders have some Pakistani soldiers on for food and they opened the fire killed. At least 50 Pakistani soldiers, including some officers, were killed or wounded and dozens of bunkers and heavy weapons destroyed in retaliatory firing by Indian troops in Uri sector.
Addressing the media on Monday afternoon near the Line of Control in the Uri sector, Brigadier Jasbir Lidder, commander of the Uri brigade, said, ”We lost two soldiers, including a major, and three civilians were injured due to the Pakistani firing.”
He said the attacks, which was initiated by Pakistani troops on August 15, intensified on Friday and Saturday when they used heavy artillery guns. Brigadier Lidder said, ”Initially we observed maximum restraint and did not retaliate. But when there were casualties on this side, we had to shoot back.”
In reply to a question, he said, ”The toll could be much more as a number of ambulances were pressed into service by the Pakistanis to take away the bodies.” He said eight or 10 Pakistani bunkers and two big weapons were destroyed. ”Even we lost some bunkers and one heavy weapon due to the shelling,” he said.
Brigadier Lidder said, ”We are in total command of the situation and our forces are every ready to meet the enemy’s challenge.” As the firing continued for the fourth consecutive day on Monday in Keran and Uri sectors of the Kashmir valley, Union Home Secretary K Padmanabhiah flew to Srinagar on Monday morning following media reports that nearly 50 Pakistani troops were killed.