Take the pledge to vote

For a better tommorow#AajSawaroApnaKal
  • I agree to receive emails from News18

  • I promise to vote in this year's elections no matter what the odds are.
  • Please check above checkbox.


Thank you for
taking the pledge

Vote responsibly as each vote counts
and makes a diffrence


Issued in public interest by HDFC Life. HDFC Life Insurance Company Limited (Formerly HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company Limited) (“HDFC Life”). CIN: L65110MH2000PLC128245, IRDAI Reg. No. 101 . The name/letters "HDFC" in the name/logo of the company belongs to Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited ("HDFC Limited") and is used by HDFC Life under an agreement entered into with HDFC Limited. ARN EU/04/19/13618
LIVE TV DownloadNews18 App
News18 English
News18 » India
1-min read

RSS Congratulates Govt, IAF, Says Air Strike in Line With 'Bharatiya Culture'

The saffron outfit has come out praising the action of the government as the IAF move caused no harm or damage to the Pakistan Army and civilians.


Updated:February 28, 2019, 11:57 AM IST
RSS Congratulates Govt, IAF, Says Air Strike in Line With 'Bharatiya Culture'
File photo of an IAF Mirage-2000 that was used in Tuesday attack on Pakistan-based terror camps. (Image: AFP)

New Delhi: The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) congratulated the BJP-led government and the Indian Air Force (IAF) for carrying out the airstrikes and “demolishing Jaish-e-Mohammad,” in Pakistan.

The outfit has come out praising the action of the government as it said the airstrike was in line with the “Bharatiya culture,” where no harm or damage was done to the Pakistan Army and civilians.

The statement by RSS general secretary Suresh Joshi said, “The entire nation was agitated and angry in the wake of the terror attack by Jaish-e-Mohammed in Pulwama. Today, the Indian Air Force demolished ‘Jaish-e-Mohammed’s Pakistan-based camps by precision air strikes.”

“We congratulate the government of India and the Indian Air Force for exactly translating the feelings and anger of millions of Indians. These air strikes were carried out without causing any harm and damage to the Pakistani Army and civilians as well, which is in tune with the Bharatiya culture,” the statement said.

Early on Tuesday, India conducted a major pre-emptive strike on a Jaish-e-Mohammed camp across the border, killing a "very large number" of terrorists, trainers and senior commanders, foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale said.

Gokhale said the strikes were carried out on “the biggest training camp in Balakot”, which he said, was being run by Maulana Yusuf Azhar, the brother-in-law of JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar.

Get the best of News18 delivered to your inbox - subscribe to News18 Daybreak. Follow News18.com on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, Telegram, TikTok and on YouTube, and stay in the know with what's happening in the world around you – in real time.

Read full article
Next Story
Next Story

Also Watch


Live TV

Countdown To Elections Results
To Assembly Elections 2018 Results