Pakistan Navy claims it blocked Indian submarine from getting into into nation’s waters

Pakistan’s navy on Tuesday claimed that its navy blocked an Indian submarine from getting into into the nation’s waters final week.

The incident occurred on October 16 when an Indian submarine was detected by a Pakistan Navy (PN) patrol plane, the navy mentioned in an announcement.

The navy “detected and blocked the Indian submarine on 16 Oct 21 from entering into Pakistani waters,” in line with the assertion.

It mentioned that throughout the prevailing safety milieu, a strict monitoring watch has been saved by the Pakistan Navy to safeguard maritime frontiers of the nation.

According to the assertion, it’s the third incident of its variety throughout which an Indian Naval Submarine has been prematurely detected and tracked by the Pakistan Navy’s Long Range Maritime Patrol Aircraft.

The military additionally shared a brief footage of the purported incident.

An incident of this nature was final reported in March 2019 when the navy had detected and thwarted an tried entry by an Indian submarine, the assertion claimed.

“The Pakistan Navy used its specialised skills to ward off the submarine, successfully keeping it from entering Pakistani waters,” PN had mentioned in an announcement on the time.

It claimed that one other reported try by an Indian submarine was made in November 2016 which was tracked and pushed filter of Pakistan’s waters.