Massive Serial Blasts At Sialkot Army Depot
As per reports an accidental fire caused by shot-circuit triggered a series of powerful explosions at a military depot in Pakistan’s Punjab province on Sunday morning, sparking rumours that the key army installation was targeted by terrorists.
The series of blasts were echoed in Pakistan’s Sialkot cantt on Sunday afternoon. As per the local media report , all these explosions took place in the Pakistani Army depot at Sialkot amid a major political crisis in Pakistan. The blast is said to have taken place in the Army’s ammunition depot.
Initial indications are that it is an ammunition storage area. A big fire was seen burning after the blast. The exact cause behind the explosion is not yet known. At the same time, some other local media outlets claims that the Chinese air-to-air missile PL-15 was being tested by the Pakistan Army, which completely failed.
The testing was reportedly from the newly acquired J10-C fighter jet, the missile went out of control and landed in Sialkot army depot. Several videos of the incident have been posted on social media by Pakistani nationals.
Many Pakistanis are posting videos of this incident on social media, many of which claim that there have been many explosions in the area. The Sialkot Cantonment, one of the oldest and most important Pakistani army bases, is an area adjoining the city. Yes, and it was established in 1852 by the British Indian Army.