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Manohar Parrikar praises Indian army for ‘perfect’ surgical strikes

IANS | Updated on: Thursday, May 30, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

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Agra: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Thursday praised the Indian Army for executing “perfect” surgical strikes across the Line of Control in Pakistan-administered Kashmir.

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Addressing a public event here, Parrikar lauded the armed forces and said: “I am proud of our soldiers. When asked to conduct a surgical strikes not only they conducted a strike but achieved hundred per cent strike without any casualty.”

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“The world would not have seen such a perfect surgical strike ever,” he said, adding, “Our soldiers are capable of performing a perfect strike which is not heard about even from forces of the leading nation.”

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India conducted the surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads across the LoC on the intervening night of September 28 and 29.

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Published on: Thursday, October 06, 2016, 04:33 PM IST