Prime Minister Narendra Modi assures that the nation will return terrorists with the same force they did at Pulwama.He asserted that those who behind the terror attack which took away 45 lives of Indian army personnel will have to pay a “heavy price” for it.
“The terrorists…they have made a big mistake. You will have to pay a very heavy price…I assure everyone that the forces behind the attack…we will bring them to justice,” PM Modi said in an address in Delhi after chairing a top level security meeting with senior ministers.
India is planning to implement some strict measures upon Pakistan following yesterday’s attack. Right after the meeting,Union Minister Arun Jaitley said that the government will initiate all possible diplomatic steps to ensure Pakistan’s “complete isolation” and had withdrawn the Most Favoured Nation status to the country.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh left for Srinagar after attending a meeting on Cabinet Committee on Security at Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s residence. Along with Mr Singh, the meeting, chaired by PM Modi, was attended by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval.
An NIA team of 12 members will reach Pulwama today to assist Kashmir police in forensic evaluation of the spot.
A suicide bomber had rammed a SUV carrying 350 kg of explosives into a bus carrying the CRPF troopers in the deadliest attack in decades on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir.
The Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) claimed responsibility for the attack.
Pakistan on Thursday said the terrorist attack in Kashmir’s Pulwama district as “a matter of grave concern”even they strongly rejected their link to the stroke.
— Congress (@INCIndia) 15 February 2019
“Appropriate action will be taken, it’s a very sad incident, it’s deplorable, it’s something which should lead us to taking action, so that it doesn’t happen again. Pakistan must act against JeM & Masood Azhar, onus is on them now”: MoS MEA VK Singh on #PulwanaAttack (ANI) pic.twitter.com/1SYi7m2CAg
— NDTV (@ndtv) 15 February 2019