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Army denies Hindu report: says, grandmother crossing LoC into PoK incident was 16 months old

New Delhi, Jan 10: The Indian Army today denied a report published in The Hindu saying that the recent clashes between Indian and Pakistani soldiers originated after a 70-year-old grandmother crossed over to Pak Occupied

India TV News Desk Updated on: January 10, 2013 21:18 IST


The Hindu report  had also stated that early  in October  tensions began to escalate. Pakistan even made announcements over a public address system, demanding that Indian troops end the construction work, The Hindu report had said.



The Hindu report had said that on January 6, following a low-grade exchange of fire that night, 19 Infantry Division commander Gulab Singh Rawat sought and obtained permission for aggressive action against the Pakistani position from where his troops were being targeted.

The Hindu report had said that fighting had been underway in the Krishna Ghati sector, on the southern end of the Haji Pir pass, since June.





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