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‘Current situation at India-China border uneasy’: IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria

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‘Current situation at India-China border uneasy’: IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria

‘Current situation at India-China border uneasy’: IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria

Indian Air Force (IAF) chief RKS Bhadauria on Tuesday said that the situation on the India-China border is a 'no war, no peace status'.

The IAF chief added that the country's defence forces are prepared for any eventuality.

"The present security scenario along our northern frontiers is at an uneasy no war no peace status.

Our defence forces are prepared for any eventuality," IAF chief, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria said.

He added, "The air force has responded rapidly to any misadventure.

Air power will be a crucial enabler in our victory in any future conflict.

The induction of Rafale jets along with Chinook, Apaches and other aircraft fleet provided IAF substantial tactical capabilities." The IAF chief was speaking at the inaugural session of 15th International Conference on Energizing Indian Aerospace Industry.


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