Indian Congress chief Kapil Sibal on Monday criticised Narendra Modi over false claims of casualties within the Balakot airstrike and questioned if he was “politicising terror”.
Questioning Indian claims of 300 alleged terrorists being killed within the so-called airstrikes in Balakot on February 26, Sibal said that the worldwide media reported there have been no casualties.
Itemizing numerous worldwide media organisations similar to New York Instances, London-based Jane’s Data Group, Washington Submit, Every day Telegraph, The Guardian and Reuters, Sibal requested Modi if they’re all “pro-Pakistan” as they’re “reporting no proof of militant losses”.
“You [Modi] are responsible of politicising terror?” he added.
“When worldwide media speaks towards Pakistan,you’re feeling elated. After they ask questions, it is asking as a result of it helps Pakistan?” Sibal continued.
Indian Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa additionally exposed the false claims of Indian media and authorities officers concerning the variety of deaths within the February 26 Balakot airstrike.
Throughout a press convention, when the Indian air chief marshal was requested to offer a determine concerning the variety of alleged terrorists killed within the February 26 airstrike, he stated, the Indian Air Drive (IAF) “cannot depend how many individuals died”.
“We won’t depend how many individuals have died. It is determined by how many individuals have been there,” Dhanoa stated whereas addressing a press convention.
“[Indian] Air Drive just isn’t able to make clear how many individuals have been inside. We do not depend human casualties. We depend what targets we now have hit or not hit.”
New Delhi’s declare of 300 casualties within the so-called air strikes in Balakot, Pakistan has been questioned worldwide.