- Indian agencies keeping an eye on 7 airbases of China, Hotan, Gargusa, Kashghar, Hopping, Dkonka Dzong, Linjhi and Panagat
- These airbases have Sukhoi-30, J-series fighter jets, bomber planes deployed, satellite monitoring Indian agencies
Indian agencies are monitoring 7 Airbase of the People’s Liberation Army’s Air Force (PLAAF) amid tension with China over the Line of Actual Control (LAC). These Chinese airbases located from Ladakh to Arunachal Pradesh on the other side of LAC have been very active in the recent days.
News agency ANI quoted government sources as saying that China has built concrete shelters at these airbases. Here the length of the run-way has also been increased. Apart from this, additional manpower has been deployed, so that more operations can be carried out.
PLAAF builds a network for surveillance in North East
According to sources, Indian agencies are closely monitoring the 7 airbases of China, Hotan, Gargusa, Kashghar, Hopping, Dkonka Dzong, Linjhi and Pangat. The Linzhi airbase on the other side of the Northeast is primarily a helicopter airbase. Here the PLAAF has developed a network of helipads to increase the operation of Nigarni in this area.
Sources said that China has deployed Sukhoi-30, J-series fighter jets, bomber planes at its airbase in Ladakh sector and other important areas and Indian agencies are monitoring them through satellite and other means.