New Delhi: A lethal surgical strike by a Indian Army in Pakistani domain in 2011 left during slightest 8 Pakistani soldiers dead, with 3 of them decapitated, a news published on Sunday said.
Details per a tit-for-tat conflict that took place in a summer of 2011 have come out amid heightened India-Pakistan tensions noted by an Indian surgical strike on 29 September.
The Hindu journal citing trusted central documents, video and detailed evidences pronounced India and Pakistan carried out “two of a bloodiest cross-border surgical strikes” murdering 13 soldiers.
Five of a slain soldiers were decapitated. The Pakistani soldiers took divided a heads of dual Indian soldiers and left behind a third badly bleeding who died in hospital, a daily said.
In a punish attack, Indian soldiers brought behind heads of 3 Pakistani soldiers, The Hindu said.
Major General (retired) SK Chakravorty, who designed and executed a operation as a arch of Kupwara-based 28 Division, reliable a Indian raid though refused to plead details.
According to a newspaper, Pakistani raiders struck a remote army post in Gugaldhar in Kupwara district in Jammu and Kashmir on 30 July, 2011.
The enemy returned with a heads of Havildar Jaipal Singh Adhikari and Lance Naik Devender Singh of 20 Kumaon. A infantryman of a 19 Rajput, who reported a attack, died in a hospital.
In revenge, a Indian Army designed “Operation Ginger” – which, a daily said, incited out to be one of a deadliest cross-border raids opposite a LoC.
The Indian operation was designed to precision. Seven reconnoitering – earthy and atmosphere notice mounted on UAV – missions were carried out to brand exposed Pakistani army posts.
The goal was finalised to open an waylay on Police Chowki to inflict limit casualty.
Finally, a Indian infantry launched a growth operation on 30 August, 2011.
About 25 soldiers, especially Para Commandos, crossed a LoC stealthily. They planted claymore mines around a strike area.
Four Pakistani soldiers, led by a Junior Commissioned Officer, walked into a ambush. Mines were detonated, grenades lobbed and they were dismissed at.
One Pakistani infantryman fell into a tide that ran below. Indian soldiers chopped off a heads of a other 3 passed soldiers and also took divided their arrange insignias, weapons and other personal items.
The commandos afterwards planted vigour IED’s underneath one of a bodies, primed to raze when anyone attempted to lift it.
Two some-more Pakistani soldiers rushed in after conference a explosions. They were killed by a second Indian organisation watchful nearby a waylay site.
Two other Pakistani army organisation attempted to trap a second team. But a third Indian organisation covering them killed a Pakistanis, a daily said.
While a Indian soldiers were retreating, another organisation of Pakistani soldiers were speckled relocating towards a waylay site. Soon they listened shrill blasts, indicating a secluded IEDs had exploded, a news said.
According to Indian assessment, during slightest dual to 3 some-more Pakistani soldiers were fatally harmed in that blast.
The operation lasted for about 45 mins and a Indians headed behind opposite a LoC, carrying a heads of Subedar Parvez, Havildar Aftab and Naik Imran.
The severed heads were photographed and buried. Two days later, one of a comparison many Generals in a authority incited adult and systematic a heads to be dug up, burnt and a remains strewn into Kishenganga river.
This was finished to do divided with all DNA traces, a daily said.