National Defence Bureau,
New Delhi, 22 June 2o16
Indian Army once again foiled Pakistani’s BAT Action in Krishna Ghati today around 1400h; this was the third BAT action by armed intruders that has been foiled today.
“Own Area Domination Patrol targeted by armed intruders and exchange of fire occurred. While the firefight was going on, Pakistani posts engaged own posts by heavy firing”, said a senior Indian Army source.
Indian Security forces patrol killed one armed intruder. Body of one armed intruder was within visual reach. Another armed intruder was injured and covering fire by Pak posts facilitated his extrication.
Pak’s BAT team was 600m within Indian side of LC and 200m from Pakistani posts.
Operations are in progress and heavy exchange of fire is still going on.
In the firefight Indian Army’s two jawans have been martyred.