Maj. Gen. Asif Ghafoor says Pakistani troops on ground captured Indian pilot . He says one of the planes crashed in Pakistan’s part of Kashmir and the other went down in Indian Kashmir.
Video of captured Indian pilot by Pakistani troops on ground tells the true story
He says that “one Indian pilot was arrested by troops on ground while two are in the area” on Wednesday.
Indian air force spokesman Anupam Banerjee in New Delhi said he has no information on Pakistan’s statement.
Earlier, senior Indian police officer Munir Ahmed Khan said an Indian Air Force plane crashed in Indian-controlled sector of Kashmir. It wasn’t immediately known if there were casualties.
Another police officer, S.P. Pani, said firefighters were at the site in Budgam area where the warplane crashed. Eyewitnesses said soldiers fired in air to keep residents away from the crash site.