The navy displayed “unremitting vigilance and professional competence” in determining and stopping the attempted entry of the Indian warship, according to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR). Pakistan Navy detected and Blocked Indian Submarines from Entering in Pakistan.
“During the current security environment, the Pakistan Navy has maintained a rigorous monitoring watch to secure Pakistan’s maritime frontiers,” the ISPR said.
Indian Navy had deviously deployed its submarines against Pakistan in line with Indian nefarious designs. However, Pakistan Navy had detected and blocked Indian Navy Submarine from entering into Pakistani waters.#RisingPakWarIndustry pic.twitter.com/B6IdqSOQMF— عرشا (@StarArsha) September 6, 2020
It went on to say that the event on Oct. 16 was the third time the Pakistan Navy’s long-range maritime patrol aircraft has discovered and tracked an Indian naval submarine.
“The recent incident reflects the deplorable Indian machinations vis-à-vis commitment and resolve of Pakistan Navy to defend maritime frontiers of the motherland,” the statement reads.
Pakistan Navy detected and Blocked Indian Submarines from Entering in Pakistan
The navy discovered and blocked a similar attempted infiltration by an Indian submarine in March of this year. “The Pakistan Navy deployed its specialised talents to ward off the submarine, successfully preventing it from entering Pakistani seas,” a spokesperson for the navy stated at the time.
On October 16, 2021, Pakistan Navy successfully detected & blocked Indian Navy submarine from entering Pakistani waters.— PTI (@PTIofficial) October 19, 2021
Nice try India! Your surprise apparently isn’t as good as our surprise. pic.twitter.com/uc2oQmYFdI
In November 2016, another effort was made when an Indian submarine was tracked and driven clear of Pakistani seas.
The UN Convention on the Law of the Sea forbids a state from conducting manoeuvres or exercises in another coastal state’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ) or continental shelf without its approval. The term EEZ refers to a coastal zone.