In a counter to Uri attack, India carried out surgical strikes at Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) since Wednesday to convey terrorism won't be tolerated at any cost and always willing to fight back if dialogue fails. DGMO Lt General Ranbir Singh informs India Troops have begun the mission at 12.30 AM on Wednesday. He adds, We have informed Pakistan about it. India don't have the intention to continue the strikes but its ready if Pak provokes.
Paratroopers walked 3 Km across the Line of Control (LoC) after being airdropped and crossed over the line to carry out the strikes. Strikes were within the radius of 0.5 to 3 km. By 4.30 AM, The mission was called off following the killings of 38 terrorists, 2 Pakistani Soldiers and destruction of Terrorist Launch Pads. Never before before such a surgical strikes were conducted across the Pakistan border by the Indian Army.
Army confirmed that all the weapons and explosives seized during the operations belongs to Pakistan. The deceased were Pak citizens and those who hail from Pak-occupied Kashmir. All of them were planning to conduct terror strikes in J&K and Metro Cities in the country. Indian Army chalked out the plan of surgical attacks 7 days back. Modi Government is receiving all the praise for its successful accomplishment.