On March 5, the Pakistani miltiary claimed that its navy had prevented an Indian submarine from sneaking into its waters. The Paksitani version of the events argued that the submarine had been detected and forced to retreat.
The Pakistani Navy also released a footage allegedly showing the incident.
“The Pakistan Navy used its specialised skills to ward off the submarine, successfully keeping it from entering Pakistani waters”, a statement from a Pakistan Navy spokesperson said.
“The Indian submarine was not targeted keeping in view Pakistan’s policy of peace”, the statement said adding that India must learn from this incident and “move towards peace”.
According to the Pakistani military, this was a second interception of the Indian submarine since 2016.
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