In the surgical strikes carried out by the special forces, seven terror launch pads were destroyed. The Indian army upon receiving concrete information about terrorists infiltration and their camps carried out an operation between 12.30 and 4.30 AM.
While all the operational details are not being provided, sources say that the operation was planned only after concrete information was received. After a careful analysis, the special forces hit out at terrorist launch pads. At least 5 such launch pads were destroyed.
These strikes were carried out on the launch pads and posts in Pakistan occupied Kashmir. The operation was carried by the 19, 25 and 28 Divisions located in Baramulla, Rajouri and Kupwara, sources also informed.
Further details also suggest that the operation was set carried out between 500 metres and 2 kilometres into the Line of Control. The Indian army ensured that the strike was carried out in a calculated manner. Sources also say that there was considerable damage done to the terrorist launch pads.
Earlier today the Director General Military Operations informed about the surgical strikes that were carried out last night. In a press briefing along with MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup it was said that casualties were inflicted. earlier a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security which was presided over by Prime Minister Narendra Modi was held.