Minister of State (MoS) for Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore has vowed that the Indian government and security forces will give a befitting reply to the terrorists for their cowardly attack in Pulwama on Thursday.
Reacting to the IED blast on the Jammu-Srinagar highway which has resulted in the death of 37 and injuries to a number of CRPF jawans, Rathore, in a stern statement, has warned the terrorists that such actions are not tolerable.
"Condemn the despicable attack on @crpfindia jawans in #Pulwama. The cowardly enemy will NOT weaken our resolve. We WILL wipe out every terrorist from the country. We mourn the braveheart martyrs, and stand with their families in this difficult time," his Twitter post read.
Senior members of the ruling government, including PM Narendra Modi and Arun Jaitley also condemned the attack, and promised that perpertrators of the attack won't be spared.
On Thursday afternoon, an IED blast in the Pulwama district along the Jammu-Srinagar highway rocked the 70-vehicle convoy of CRPF jawans who were heading from Jammu back to Srinagar. Terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has claimed the responsibility for the attack.