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As it happened: 'We will tell India what a real surgical strike is,' says 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

Amid heightened tension with Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to review the situation along the Line of Control.

Devparna Acharya October 03, 2016 13:54:15 IST
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As it happened: 'We will tell India what a real surgical strike is,' says 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed

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Sept 30, 2016 - 21:53 (IST)

Pak briefs P5 over cross border firing at LoC

Pakistan on Friday said it has briefed the envoys of the P5 - the US, China, Russia, the UK and France - over "unprovoked firing" by India on the LoC and asked the countries to play their role in ensuring the maintenance of peace and security in the region. - PTI

Sept 30, 2016 - 21:43 (IST)

Army Chief Dalbir Singh compliments Northern Command

Army Chief Dalbir Singh complimented all ranks of Udhampur-based Northern Command for successfully conducting the "surgical strike" on terrorist launchpads across the LoC in which "significant casualties" were inflicted on terrorists preparing to infiltrate from PoK.

Sources said the army was ready to deal with any possible attack from Pakistani side in response to the "clinical strike" carried out by para commandos of the army. - PTI

Sept 30, 2016 - 21:28 (IST)

Sept 30, 2016 - 21:28 (IST)

Rajnath Singh meets the family of soldier who crossed over to other side of LoC

Rajnath Singh assures the family that they will bring the soldier who crossed over to the other side of the LoC back. 

Sept 30, 2016 - 20:24 (IST)

New dates for the Saarc summit to be to be announced soon

A new set of dates for holding of the 19th SAARC Summit at Islamabad will be announced soon: Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Sept 30, 2016 - 20:07 (IST)

Sept 30, 2016 - 20:07 (IST)

Russia expresses its concern

Sept 30, 2016 - 20:05 (IST)

JuD chief Saeed warns India

Saaed warned India of a "befitting response" for its military operation in PoK, saying Prime Minister Narendra Modi will now know what is meant by "surgical strikes".

"We will tell you what is a real surgical strike...and you will get the deserved response soon," he said. - PTI

Sept 30, 2016 - 19:59 (IST)

High alert sounded along Indo-Nepal border

Sept 30, 2016 - 17:34 (IST)

MHA issues advisory to all states

Amid heightened tension with Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) to review the situation along the Line of Control. The meeting is understood to have discussed various options related to the LoC in the wake of the Uri attack.

The meeting is also understood to have taken stock of ceasefire violations and infiltration attempts. Four terrorists had stormed an army camp in Uri on 18 September and killed 18 soldiers.

Pakistani troops have also violated the ceasefire along the LoC twice since Wednesday. Pakistani troops on Thursday violated the ceasefire along the LoC in Naugam sector of Kashmir by opening indiscriminate fire towards Indian Army posts.

Pakistani troops on Wednesday had targetted Indian positions with small firearms along the LoC in Poonch district.

Meanwhile, director general military operations (DGMO) and Vikas Swarup to address media shortly, ANI reported.

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