As the country commemorates the second anniversary of the surgical strike, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, in a hard-hitting attack, warned Pakistan and extended his greetings to the Army officers who successfully carried out the operation in the year 2016.
While addressing the media on Saturday, he said:
"Indian Army is the symbol of heroism and courage. Whenever they get an opportunity to fight for the motherland, they never step back. Earlier, due to the lack of determination in the political leadership, China and Pakistan used to take advantage".
Further haling the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, he added:
"However, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, when the Indian government reflected determination, oue soldiers not oly destroyed the terror camps in PoK but also gunned down all the terrorists in those areas. This reflects the courage of our Soldiers. On this occasion, I would like to extend my gratitude towards PM Modi and also congratulate each and every soldier and officer and the entire team who carried out the successful surgical strike".
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.
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.
Meanwhile, on the occasion of 'Parakram Parv', several events have been organized throughout the country.
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