India dismisses Pakistan’s claim of killing its soldiers


New Delhi, Nov 17: The Indian Army on Thursday refuted Pakistan’s claims of killing its soldiers after Pakistani Army Chief Raheel Sharif stated that 11 Indian soldiers were killed in cross border firing on November 14.

“No fatal casualties due to Pak firing on 14, 15 or 16 Nov. Pak Army Chief claim of killing Indian soldiers on 14 Nov false,” Northern Command of Indian Army expressed via tweeter handle.

As per the reports of Dawn newspaper, General Sharif on Wednesday claimed that 11 Indian soldiers were killed on November 14 after Pakistan Army “responded to unprovoked firing”.

On November 14, Pakistan had said that seven of its soldiers were killed in firing by Indian soldiers along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir.

Also on the same day, one terrorist was gun down by Indian troops while attempting infiltration amid Pakistan Army’s shelling and firing at one of three Indian positions on the LoC in Rajouri and Jammu districts.

 Wefornews Bureau

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