Balakot: Delivering a double whammy to Pak and avenging, Kandahar and Pulwama

balakot-attack1New Delhi, Dec 14: The strike at Balakot in February was a double whammy for Pakistan. The daredevil hit not only avenged the Pulwama attack, but the Kandahar IC-814 hijack as well. Hitting the Balakot training camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammad was no easy task.

It is a highly guarded facility and one of the biggest training camps of the Jaish-e-Mohammad which is responsible for a number of strikes on Indian soil that include the one at Parliament, Uri, Pulwama.

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Pulwama: The most audacious attack in recent times

pulwama-attackNew Delhi, Dec 14: In one of the most audacious attack in recent times, a Jaish-e-Mohammad suicide bomber rammed his vehicle into a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir, following which 40 jawans were martyred.

Officials said that the suicide bombing was the handiwork of the Jaish-e-Mohammad and officials say that it was timed with the death anniversaries of both Afzal Guru and Maqbool Bhat. The bomber was identified as Adil Ahmad alias Waqar, a resident of Kashmir.

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50 kilograms of RDX, Ammonium Nitrate used in Pulwama attack

New Delhi, July 04: The forensics report on the Pulwama attack indicates that nearly 50 kilograms of explosives were used. The report which has been submitted to the National Investigation Agency states that both RDX and ammonium nitrate were used in the attack.

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After losing terrorists at a rapid pace, ISI looks to tap Kashmiris outside

New Delhi, Apr 27: The ISI has been snooping in Turkey to take into its fold some of the students from Jammu and Kashmir. The ISI has been undertaking similar operations in other countries as well. The action comes in the wake of the Indian Army killing over 70 terrorists. In fact in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack, the Army gunned down 41 terrorists, which also included the masterminds of the attack.

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Entire JeM team involved in Pulwama attack wiped out: All this in less than 45 days

pulwama-crpfIslamabad, Apr 23: Pakistan on Monday took exception to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks about India’s nuclear capability, terming them “highly unfortunate” and said such nuclear brinksmanship should be discouraged.

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Same team of JeM planned Lethpora and Pulwama attack, probe suggests

New Delhi, Apr 09: The interrogation of Nisar Ahmed Tantray, a Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist deported from the UAE suggests that the Lethpora CRPF camp attack case and the Pulwama strike are inter-linked. In the early part of April, Tantray a top JeM terrorist wanted in the Lethpora case was deported from the UAE to India. Post the attack in 2017, he had fled India for the UAE.

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Hizbul terrorist tried to replicate Pulwama attack, but chickened out

pulwamaSrinagar, Apr 01: He tried to replicate a Pulwama like attack, but developed cold feet, the Jammu and Kashmir police said. The statement comes in the wake of the police arresting Owais Amin, a Hizbul Mujahideen operative who hit a bus carrying Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel on the J&K highway last week.

Amin a resident of Shopian confessed he was a suicide bomber, but added that the mechanism was not fool-proof and the second blast could not be triggered.

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SP rank officer to accompany CRPF convoy in aftermath of Pulwama attack

pulwama-crpfSrinagar, Apr 01: The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) convoys moving to and from the Kashmir Valley, will now be accompanied by a Superintendent of Police rank police officer.

The order was issued by the paramilitary force in view of enhancing security in the aftermath of the Pulwama attack in which 40 CRPF jawans were martyred. Further the order said that a single motorcade will not have more than 40 vehicles at any given point of time.

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How virtual SIMs helped JeM carry out the Pulwama attack

Srinagar, Mar 25: India would seek the help of the United States after it was found that virtual SIMs were used in the Pulwama attack.

Piecing together probe from the site of the terror strike, searches carried out by the Jammu and Kashmir police and central security agencies at an encounter site in Tral as well as other locations, it was found that the bomber, Adil Dar, was in constant touch with the JeM across the border, they said.

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Cosmetic action on terrorists will not cut any ice, India to Pak

New Delhi, Mar 17: If Pakistan was sincere in tackling terror, then it should at least hand over to India Dawood Ibrahim, Sayeed Salahudin and other terrorists who are Indian citizens and residing in that country, government sources have said.

They said Pakistan has failed to take any credible action against Jaish-e-Mohammed and other terror groups even after the dastardly Pulwama attack.

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