New Delhi: Indian radars on Monday detected a large-sized UAV and package of 4 Pakistani F-16s flying close the to Indian border in Khemkaran sector in Punjab, news agency ANI reported. As per the report, India scrambled Su-30MKIs and Mirage jets in response, after which the Pakistani jets retreated further into their territory. Also Read - India retain top spot in ICC Test Team rankings
As per a report, the incident happened in the wee hours of Monday. Also Read - 2nd Test: Pakistan Register Innings Victory Over Zimbabwe to Sweep Series 2-0
More details are awaited.
Earlier on March 4, the Indian Air Defence radars detected an unidentified flying object from Pakistan. The Pakistani drone which violated the Indian airspace near Bikaner-Nal sector area in Rajasthan was shot down by a Sukhoi 30MKI at 11.30 AM.
On February 26, in a pre-dawn strike, combat jets of Indian Air Force bombed terror camps at multiple locations across the Line of Control (LoC) on the Pakistani side, 12 days after Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror group carried out the dastardly Pulwama attack in Kashmir.