Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
09-October-2016 13:17 IST
Recoveries of Naugam operation confirm Pakistan connection

            Four terrorists were eliminated by Army on the Line of Control while trying to infiltrate in Naugam Sector. Pakistan Ordinance Factory markings on the hand grenades and the UBGL Grenades recovered from the terrorists confirm Pakistan complicity in abetting and equipping terrorism. The hand grenades recovered are ARGES 84 which are manufactured by Pakistan Ordinance Factories (Link origin markings are also seen on the medicines and eatable items recovered.

A large number of highly inflammable material, like six plastic explosive slabs, six bottles of petroleum jelly, six bottles of inflammable liquid and six lighters were also recovered. Similar inflammable material was recovered at Poonch Incident site of 11 Sep and Uri Incident site of 18 Sep16. This shows the sinister design of Pakistan to aid terrorists in causing maximum destruction. Other items recovered from the terrorists include:

(a)  AK 47 Rifles – 04

(b)  Magazine  AK 47 – 16

(c)  Amn – 349 Rds

(d)  Radio set- 1

(e)  GPS- 1

(f)    Binocular- 1

(g)  Wire cutter -2

(h)  Samsung mobile – 1

(i)    Rain Ponchos & Haversack – 4(each)

(j)    First Aid kit – 1

(k)  Clothing and eatable items

















Manoj Tuli

APRO (Army)