And it came on the same day Indian Prime Minister Atari Bihar Taxpayer, in Washington, defended his country’s nuclear program in a speech before a joint session of Congress. “ India should not underestimate Pakistan, ” major Pakistani newspapers quoted Khan as saying at a ceremony for local scientists in Islamabad.
“The army wants to eliminate the Mohair, it can kill a few people but cannot wipe out the millions of Mohair... We will now work together with the Sindhi brothers for the rights and freedom of Sindh,” he expressed these views while addressing the party workers and the people on Sunday and called for unity and solidarity of the permanent residents and the joint struggle for the independence of Sindh. Now this is our identity which is a reality and cannot be denied,” he added and further said that Cultivar Ali Bhutto in collaboration with the Army implemented quota system in Sindh on the basis of urban and rural.
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Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance. New Delhi, May 30: After Pakistani nuclear scientist Abdul Career Khan warned that his country could target the capital of India in five minutes on Saturday, India retaliated, saying it canwipeout entire Pakistan in that much time.
Other Pakistani cities like Multan, Quetta, Peshawar, Karachi and Rawalpindi are also not very far which means India might not even need a long-range missile to target them. Speaking to a Hindi daily, former Indian Army chief NC Via said India is capable of targeting the whole of Pakistan and not just its capital.
They said the Pakistani scientist knows very well what would be the consequences if his country chooses to commit such an act. Updated: Dec 16, 2020, 11:12 AM IST India is celebrating its victory over Pakistan in the Indo-Pak war of 1971 as Vijay Dias.
This historical event itself paved the way for the separation of Pakistan and gave birth to a new country Bangladesh. During the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, the then Indian Army Chief Field Marshal Sam Ganesha gave a message to Pakistan that still stands tall today.
'You surrender, or We wipe you out was the message given by Field Marshal Sam Ganesha to Pakistan on 13th December 1971. The Field Marshal lived his words as the world will see the unprecedented surrender of more than 93000 Pakistani soldiers,” tweeted the Indian Army on Tuesday.
Whenever Pakistan has tried to attack India, the Indian Army has taught it a tough lesson. Four 'Victory Marshals' (flames) lit from the Eternal Flame of National War Memorial will be carried to various parts of the country including to villages of Paras VIR Chakra and Maya VIR Chakra awardees of 1971 war.
It was the largest surrender of any country after the Second World War and today the celebration of the completion of 50 years of the same bravery of the Indian Army is beginning. Let us tell you that on December 3, 1971, at 5 pm, the fighter planes of Pakistan attacked 11 airbases of India simultaneously.
On 27 March 1971, the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi supported independence for East Pakistan. After this, the whole of East Pakistan was pitted against the crimes of General Maya Khan and the Pakistani Army.
Despite the political pressure to start the war immediately, the then Army Chief Sam Ganesha waited for the right time to attack Pakistan and within the first three days of the fighting, India destroyed both the East Pakistan Air Force and the Navy. Key point: Both countries have large conventional forces, but also nuclear weapons.
It’s distinctly possible that any future war between India and Pakistan would involve limited action on the ground and full-scale fighting at sea and in the air. India has the upper hand in both, particularly at sea where it would have the ability to blockade Pakistani ports.
Pakistan imports 83% of its gasoline consumption, and without sizable reserves the economy would feel the effects of war very quickly. An economic victory, not a purely military one might be the best way to decisively end a war without the use of nuclear weapons.
In the event of war, Vikramaditya would lead an offensive at sea designed to sweep the Pakistani Navy from the field. Originally built for the Soviet Navy as the anti-submarine aviation cruiser Baku, Vikramaditya was mothballed in 1996 after it became clear post-Cold War Russia could not afford to operate her.
The ship was purchased by India in 2004, to be upgraded by Russian shipbuilders to a true aircraft carrier complete with angled flight deck. The carrier air wing is expected to consist of 24 MiG-29K or Texas multi-role fighters and 10 anti-submarine warfare helicopters.
While INS Vikramaditya would be the visible symbol of a naval blockade, perhaps the real enforcers would be India’s force of 14 attack submarines. Construction of the submarine that would become Chakra began in 1993, but stalled due to lack of funding.
India’s recent agreement to purchase the AH-64D Apache helicopter represents a quantum leap in land firepower for the Indian Army. The rotor blades are resistant to 12.7 mm machine gun fire and the cockpit is protected from shrapnel by Kevlar shielding.
A 30 mm cannon capable of engaging light armor, soft targets or personnel is mounted underneath the helicopter chin and slaved to an optical sight worn by the pilot and gunner. A long-ranged, twin engine fighter with a powerful radar and formidable armament, the Su-30MKI will form the mainstay of the Indian Air Force.
The Su-30MKI is arguably superior to any fighter in the Pakistani Air Force, with the possible exception of the F-16 Block 50/52, of which Pakistan has only 18. Israeli-made sensor pods reportedly give the Indian Air Force the ability to look up to 300 kilometers into Pakistan (or China) simply by flying along the border.
India first tested a nuclear weapon in 1974, with the detonation of a 12 kiloton explosive device. Statements by officials have lead outsiders to believe the maximum yield of Indian weapons to be around 200 kilotons, or approximately ten times the destructive power of the Hiroshima bomb.
It is unknown whether nuclear weapons have been fitted to the Su-30MKI, but as a non-stealthly aircraft its ability to penetrate Pakistani defenses would not be dissimilar to a Mirage 2000. The Prithee I and II liquid-fueled missiles have ranges from 150 to 350 kilometers and need half a day to prepare for launch.
This will essentially make India’s retaliatory capability untouchable by Pakistan and thus a more credible deterrent. Pakistan, however, has engaged in this nefarious activity by resorting to crude and the most amateurish means which are more than often marked by indiscretion and belligerence leading to avoidable diplomatic complications.
This argument is buttressed by the fact that the end of the last month saw the arrest of a Samajwadi Party (SP) MP, Unaware Salem's PA, Far hat, on charges of selling sensitive documents to the Pakistani ISI operative who, in league with other colleagues, is active under the cover of Pakistani High Commission in New Delhi. Credit: India today.in Meanwhile, his interrogation has shed light on more ISI staffers in the local High Commission, who were complicit in covert operations against Indian security interests.
Also, by now, the spy ring has possibly penetrated into several significant locations and the ISI may already be in possession of copious sensitive information. A BSF head constable posted in the central paramilitary force's intelligence branch, Abdul Rasheed, was passing on information to his handlers.
On the one hand, they are collecting information related to the proceedings in Parliament, as seen in the actions of Far hat, aide to the SP MP and on the other targeting the BSF intelligence wing. The same spy ring, busted last year, was active in garnering intelligence from Meerut and Bareilly cantonments.
A hostile ISI is leaving no stone unturned to collect maximum intelligence by employing indiscreet and aggressive means. Terror strikes at regular intervals, the ongoing unrest in Balochistan, Pakistan occupied Kashmir (OK)-threatening pursuits of Imran Khan's Tehreek-e-Insaf, et al. are factors proving to be thorns in the flesh of the Away Sharif government.
The ISI, therefore, seems to have drawn up a plan to intensify its intelligence collection drive in India, which is amply demonstrative and has reached such a point that Pakistan High Commission diplomats are being expelled for espionage activities. In the meantime, the interrogation of those arrested is likely to give additional leads to our intelligence set-ups for neutralizing the agents thriving on ISI payrolls.
Sadly, India does not have this edge, because on the basis of quid pro quo, it could hurt Pakistan to bleed profusely. Yet, Indian agencies could further strengthen their counter-intelligence apparatus within the country to work in tandem, to effectively foil any ISI designs to harm our facilities.
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