Media reports have suggested that the scambled Pakistani Air Force jets turned back after seeing a large IAF formation. The IAF Mirage 2000s fighter jets came in at a large number and striked targets across the line of control.
The Western Air Command led the attack into the LOC which India claims to have killed 300 JeM terrorists.
The tensions between India and Pakistan have increased tremendously following a suicide bomber attacking an Indian Paramilitary police caravan which killed 42 Indian troops.
“Indian airplanes interfered from Muzafarabad segment,” Pakistani military representative Major General Asif Ghafoor said on Twitter at an opportune time Tuesday, alluding to a region in the Pakistan-directed piece of Kashmir.