Agra, Oct 6: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday fully justified the September 29 Surgical Strikes conducted by the Indian security forces inside the PoK for destroying the Pak-sponsored terrorists training camps and rejected the demand of the opposition leaders for their proofs.
He congratulated the security forces for achieving 100 percent success in these strikes and also lauded the popular support to the government. He said that the people of the country are with us on this issue.
Parrikar was speaking at a felicitation program here at the GIC Maidan. The Defence Minister was given a public felicitation for the success of surgical strikes. The BJP had organised this meeting to spread the facts about the strikes.
UP BJP President Keshav Prasad Maurya, MP Ram Shankar Katheriya and other BJP leaders were present at the event.
Addressing the huge public gathering Parrikar said that a number of retired army officials and soldiers have written to him personally after the surgical strikes expressing their willingness to offer their services to the country’s defence once again, as and when needed.
Launching a frontal attack on Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal the Defence Minister said that there are such people in the country who talk against our own army. We need not give any proofs to such people. There is no necessity at all, he said.