Update at 12:50 pm: It was a hit on India and its prestige. The soldiers who sacrificed their life should be compensated and hence this has to happen. The neighbour country had a major role in this. They supplied everything for these non-state actors and also gave the route map: Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman
Update at 12:42 pm: There was a necessity for a surgical strike in 2016. It was a time of peace and then there was an attack on our base: Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman
Update at 12:10 pm: Visuals of Parakram Parv celebration from Jammu Military Station
The country is commemorating the second anniversary of the surgical strike that the Indian Army carried out against terror camps across the Line of Control in 2016. On the occasion, several events are organized throughout the country.
Here's the full schedule:
CHENNAI: Raksha Mantri Nirmala Sitharaman will hold a Press conference at 11:45 am
SHILLONG: Event showcasing and highlighting the valour of Indian Armed Forces will commence from 11 am
JAIPUR: Sapta Shakti command to celebrate the second anniversary of surgical strikes at 9:30 am
JAMMU AND KASHMIR: Air Force Station Jammu organize static display at 11:00 am
DELHI: An exhibiting is held at India Gate on the occasion of the second anniversary of the Surgical strike at 11 am
Earlier on Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated 'Parakram Parv' exhibition organized by Konark Corps at the Jodhpur Military Station. This is to commemorate the second anniversary of the surgical strike that the Indian Army carried out against terror camps across the Line of Control in 2016. The exhibition will showcase Army's might and contribution in nation-building.
Full schedule of the event:
Indian Army carried out a surgical strike on Pakistan on September 29, 2016, and at least 38 terrorists were eliminated in the surgical strike. The precision attacks were carried out by the Indian Army after 19 soldiers were martyred in a Pakistan-sponsored attack.
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Republic TV has accessed the video of the same. In a World Exclusive, Republic TV has accessed the time and date-stamped footage of four targets, which has been captured through UAV and head-mounted cameras.
Minutes after the videos of surgical strike, carried out by the Indian Army on Pakistan, were telecast for the first time on TV, the man who led the surgical strike, Lt Gen DS Hooda authenticated the sensational videos.