India pays best homage to martyred jawans by taking revenge on 13th day of mourning
As per a report in Economic Times, a highly placed official said it was decided that the revenge in the form of Surgical Strike would be taken on the 13th day of Pulwama attack to pay ?best homage? to the 44 CRPF jawans who lost their lives.
The air strike that was successfully completed in 21 minutes involved over 200 hours of planning that began following intelligence inputs regarding a second suicide terror strike somewhere in India. According to sources, the intelligence input had warned of another suicide terror attack, which could be bigger than Pulwama anywhere in India.
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As a result, multiple high-level meetings were held that included top government officials, ministers, Army and Navy chiefs, IAF and National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval. PM Narendra Modi along with Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Ajit Doval and IAF chief Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, took the final decision to conduct an air strike in Pakistan.
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Indian Air Force (IAF) destroyed the joint training camps of Jaish-e-Mohammed and LeT inside Pakistan with 1,000 kg bombs on Tuesday morning. Crossing the Line of Actual Control (LoC), and entire Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), the jets hit the terror camps in Balakot. Around16 Sukhoi jets backed the 12 Mirage 2000 fighter jets for the surgical strike that destroyed the terror camps.
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49-yr-old man dies while playing badminton in Nagpur
A 49-year-old man in Nagpur died while playing badminton in Pachpaoli area on Monday morning at around 6:45 am. The deceased, identified as Gunnu Dharma Lohara, was a resident of Yadav Nagar who was playing badminton with his friend.
He was rushed to Central Railway Hospital in an unconscious state and was declared dead by the doctors there.
Glimpse of beautification work ahead of G20 Summit in Nagpur…
The beautification work of Nagpur ahead of the G20 Summit in the city on March 20 and 21 has been afoot. Take a closer look at the same above…
G20 Summit is the premier forum for international economic cooperation that plays an important role in shaping and strengthening global architecture and governance on all major international economic issues. India holds the Presidency of the G20 from 1 December 2022 to 30 November 2023.
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Nagpur declared ‘no drone zone’ on March 20, 21
Ahead of G20 meet in Nagpur, Assistant Commissioner of Police Ashwati Dorje, on Wednesday, said the city has been declared ‘No Drone Zone’ on March 20, 21. The development came in as a security measure for the large number of foreign delegates that will be in the city for the summit.
Any aerial objects including use of parachutes have also been banned.
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