The Pakistan Navy announced to have intercepted another Indian submarine on March 1—fourth in the past five years.
The military media wing, in a tweet, said that the Pakistan Navy Anti-Submarine Warfare Unit intercepted and tracked latest the latest Kalvari class Indian submarine.
“The recent incident being the fourth detection in last five years is a reflection of Pakistan Navy’s competence and resolve to defend maritime frontiers of Pakistan,” ISPR said.
In a detailed statement, ISPR stated that the Indian Navy deployed its submarine against Pakistan with ulterior motives.
“However, yet again through continuous vigilance and professionalism Pakistan Navy has foiled Indian Submarine’s attempt of entering into Pakistani waters,” it added.
It further added that during prevailing security environment and ongoing Pakistan Navy Exercise SEASPARK-22, the possibility of Indian unit lurking into Pakistan Maritime Zone for reconnaissance and gathering information on exercise was anticipated.
“Therefore, strict monitoring watch and stringent vigilance procedures were enforced. Resultantly, Pakistan Navy Anti-submarine warfare unit took the lead and prematurely intercepted and tracked the latest Indian submarine Kalvari on 01 March 2022”.
The recent incident being the fourth detection in last five years and a reflection of Pakistan Navy’s competence and resolve to defend maritime frontiers of Pakistan.