No Chinese use of Skardu air base, additional troops deployment along LOC: ISPR

No Chinese use of Skardu air base, additional troops deployment along LOC: ISPR

Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), on Thursday, refuted the rumors claiming additional troops deployment along Line of Control (LOC) and Skardu air base under Chinese use.

According to the press release issued by ISP, News circulating in Indian electronic and social media claiming additional deployment of Pakistan army troops along LOC in Gilgit Baltistan and alleged use of Skardu Air base by China is false and incorrect.

“No such movement or induction of additional forces has taken place. We also vehemently deny presence of Chinese troops in Pakistan,” read the official statement.

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It is to be noted that Indian government and media have been propagating fake news and propaganda against China and Pakistan of aggressive posturing along the border.

Rumors have been circulating in Indian electronic media, as well as social media accusing Pakistan of deploying additional troops along LOC and the presence of Chinese forces at Skardu airbase of Pakistan.