The appointment of Rajinder Khanna as the Deputy National Security Adviser marks a first. Khanna, former chief of the Research and Analysis Wing was appointed Deputy NSA. This is for the first time that both the National Security Advisor and the Deputy NSA are from the intelligence.
Pakistan today said that Doval’s offensive defense and double squeeze policy to make India a regional hegemon will never succeed. The offense defence and double squeeze policy of Doval’s was visible during the surgical strikes that India carried out across the Line of Control following the Uri attack.
Does every disputed territory become China’s? This was the retort by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval when he discussed the Doklam standoff with China’s state councillor Yang Jeichi.
A decade old demand to give teeth and bring out sanctity in the National Technical Research Organisation under National Security Advisor, Ajit Doval has finally seen the light of the day. The NTRO will now have powers similar to the Intelligence Bureau and the Research and Analysis Wing.
The meeting between the National Security Advisors of India and the United States of America concluded on a positive note with both sides deciding to extend cooperation in the fight against terror. India’s NSA, Ajit Doval met with his counterpart from the US. Gen. H R Mc Master at Delhi on Tuesday where a host of issues were discussed.
National Security Advisor Ajit Doval took stock of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir where incidents of violence have been on the rise.
During a high-level meeting held at New Delhi, Doval was given a detailed presentation about the prevailing situation in the state. Steps would now be initiated to bring back normalcy in the state.