Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday asserted the security forces have been given permission to choose the timing, place and nature of their response to the Pulwama terror attack, which left 40 CRPF personnel dead on Thursday.
Without naming Pakistan, he told a public meeting that the attack was an outcome of the neighbouring country’s desperation as it is in a bad shape and has been forced to go to different countries with a “begging bowl” to meet even its daily expenses. The prime minister was in the Uttar Pradesh town to lay the foundation stone of a defence corridor in the Bundelkhand region.
Pakistan thinks that it can force India into a bad shape as well, he said, asserting that it has been left behind in development due to policies it has adopted while India has been progressing day and night due to the path it had chosen. Read More