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No troop build-up by Pakistan: Army
January 13, 2009 15:31 IST
The Indian Army [Images] today dismissed reports of
It also claimed that the infiltration from across the border with
"It only seems like routine movements and exercise-related relocation of troops by
Sapru said infiltration from across the border had gone down since 2005-06 when he was a corps commander in
"Infiltration has in the last two or three years come down considerably. Perhaps, after 2005-06, it has come down from 400 to 20/30 in a year," he said.
Earlier, Sapru presented gallantry medals, decorations and service medals to about 50 army officers at the investiture ceremony after reviewing the parade in which the army exhibited its might with T-90 tanks, BrahMos cruise missiles, OSA-AK air defence guns and a march past by Special Forces and troops.
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