Pakistan’s new military chief Common Syed Asim Munir on Saturday visited the Rakhchikri Sector in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and stated his navy was able to defend “each inch of our motherland” if attacked by India, in line with information company PTI.
“We now have seen extremely irresponsible statements from Indian management on Gilgit Baltistan and Jammu and Kashmir lately. Let me make it categorically clear, Pakistan’s armed forces are ever prepared, not solely to defend each inch of our motherland, however to take the battle again to the enemy, if ever, conflict is imposed on us,” he was quoted as saying by PTI.
Common Munir interacted with officers and troopers, praising them for his or her excessive ranges of morale, experience, and fight readiness whereas finishing up their duties below making an attempt circumstances.
Whereas discussing some latest remarks made by Indian officers relating to Gilgit-Baltistan and Jammu and Kashmir, he stated, “Any false impression ensuing right into a misadventure will all the time be met with the complete would possibly of our armed forces backed by a resilient nation.”
Common Munir took over as Military chief on November 24 after Common Qamar Javed Bajwa retired after serving two consecutive three-year phrases within the coup-prone nation the place the navy holds important affect over safety and overseas coverage.
The Kashmir problem and cross-border terrorism emanating from Pakistan have strained relations between New Delhi and Islamabad.
On August 5, 2019, India revoked Jammu and Kashmir’s particular standing and divided the state into two Union Territories.
Pakistan reacted angrily to India’s determination, downgrading diplomatic ties and expelling the Indian envoy. Pakistan-India commerce relations have remained largely frozen since then.
New Delhi has knowledgeable Pakistan that the whole Jammu Kashmir and Ladakh have been and can proceed to be an integral and inalienable a part of India.