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Army gears up for winter in eastern Ladakh to maintain combat readiness

A significant number of T-90 and T-72 tanks, artillery guns and infantry combat vehicles were flown into various sensitive areas including Chushul and Demchock sectors as part of the logistics operati

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Indian Army | Ladakh | India China tension

Press Trust of India 

LAC, Ladakh
Almost all transport aircraft and helicopters of the Indian Air Force including C-130J Super Hercules and C-17 Globemaster were used to transport thousands of tonnes of food and fuel

In its biggest military logistics operation in decades, the has rushed tanks, heavy weaponry, ammunition, fuel, food and essential winter supplies to high-altitude areas in eastern to maintain its combat readiness through the treacherous winter of around four months, military sources said on Sunday.

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First Published: Sun, September 27 2020. 20:44 IST