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The Second Day of the New Year 2016. And it has been a bad day for Indian Citizen. There was a terrorist attack today morning in the Indian Air Force Base. The Attack was one of the major attacks happened in last 15 years. Why? What? Nobody knows about it. But the death count has been given, it is low in numbers but if we count the facts, it’s massive. Let’s get to the Terror attack and try to find out what Indian Government is doing after the Pathankot Attack.
Pathankot Attack: 5 Terrorists, 3 Soldiers Killed
Pathankot Attack! Should we doubt the Indian Government? That the second day of New Year and we heard about this Attack. The Pathankot Attack killed 3 soldiers and every single soldier is equal to lac of Citizen. So the killing of 3 soldiers is equal to 3 lac citizen deaths. Which is massive! So now after the attack what has been said by the Air force and what government is doing is here. Who seems to the main mastermind behind the Pathankot attack is also named.
Indian Air Force Said, “Due to effective preparation and coordinated efforts by all security agencies terrorists were detected by aerial surveillance”.
When and Where the Pathankot Attack Happened?
Outside the Pathankot air base in Punjab, where terrorists launched an attack at 3.30 am today. Air force Stated that, “The 10-hour gun-battle that followed has claimed the lives of three Air Force men and Five terrorists are dead. While operations are focused within the air-base for now, sources say the possibility of some terrorists having escaped cannot be ruled out”.
While operations are focused within the air-base for now, sources say the possibility of some terrorists having escaped cannot be ruled out”.
Intelligence inputs had warned about a possibility of an attack at Pathankot which is a key air base for MiG-21 Bison fighters and Mi-35 attack helicopters.
What has been done till now?
Our Indian Defence Minister (Manohar Parrikar) met with the three Service Chiefs, the intelligence Chiefs and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval. This High Level meeting was regarding the terror strike at Punjab’s Pathankot, which started before dawn today.
The search for the surviving terrorist has been expanded in the areas of Pathankot, since the number of terrorist involved in the attack is still unclear. The mastermind or the main suspect behind the terror attack was Jaish-e-Mohammed. The main motive of the terrorist were to blow up the Helicopters stationed at the base
Should we call it a reply for the surprise visit of Indian PM Narendra Modi’s. Indian Home minister Rajnath Singh said, “We want good ties with Pakistan but a befitting reply will be given to any terror attack.”
The entrance used by the terrorists was a drain that meets the Nalwa Bridge canal that is adjoining to the air base. The plan was a good one, on 1st Jan they hijacked the car of the Superintendent of Police of Gurdaspur, and got the military uniform.
Earlier, former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Omar Abdullah, had tweeted, “That was quick. Here’s the first major challenge to the PM Modi’s bold Pakistan gambit.” The Congress said India should reassess its position on Pakistan.