Pulwama Attack - we want revenge!
On 14 february 2019, a convoy of military vehicles which was carrying around 2500 security personnels of CRPF(Central Reserved Police Force) was moving via Jammu Srinagar National Highway where they were attackted by a vehicle borne suicide bomber near Avantipora. This attack resulted in a death of 40 CRPF personel and more than 35 personnels were injured. The responsibility of the attack was claimed by the Pakistan based Islamist group jaish-e-mohammed.
The suicidal bomber was the local youth named Adil Ahmed Dar. He was a 22 year old high school dropout from Kakapora, who joined the group a year ago.
The attacker slammed the Scorpio Mahindra vehicle into the bus which resulted in a massive explosion. The vehicle was filled with the explosives.
The entire nation is in anger and wants revenge from the attackers/Pakistan. Nationwide many protests and marches are being organized demanding for the revenge.
Some immediate steps taken by the govt. Of India includes
- · Withdrawing the status of most favored nation from Pakistan.
- · Import duties on various products like fruits and cements have been raised by 200%.
- · Indian air force initiated a war practice near pokhran range.
- · Securities of 5 hurriyat laders has been removed.
Image source: google