'Indian spy quadcopter' along LoC destroyed, claims Pakistan

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03 Jan 2019

Pakistan claims to have destroyed second 'Indian spy quadcopter'

The Pakistan Army yesterday claimed to have shot down a second "Indian spy quadcopter" flying over the Pakistani side of the Line of Control.

Major General Asif Ghafoor, the director general of the Inter-Services Public Relations, the Pakistan Army's media wing, said, "Pakistan Army troops shot down another Indian spy quadcopter."

The quadcopter was destroyed in Satwal Sector, he added.

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Major General Asif Ghafoor announced the same on Twitter

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India rejects claim, Pakistan's defense officials give more count

India rejects claim, Pakistan's defense officials give more count

On Tuesday, Major General Gafoor had tweeted along with a picture of the drone, claiming that Pakistan Army troops had shot down an "Indian spy quadcopter" in the Bagh Sector of Pakistani side of the Line of Control, a claim strongly rejected by the Indian Army.

According to Pakistan's defense officials, "four intruding Indian drones were shot down by Pakistani forces last year."

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