India strikes at Pak: Modi to chair a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security
New Delhi, Sept 30: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) on Friday to discuss the situation in the wake of the surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir.
Modi had also chaired a CCS meeting to review the situation along the Line of Control (LoC) on Thursday.
The army, sources said, targeted seven terrorist launch pads two kilometres across the LoC and that "scores of terrorists were killed".
The Director General of Military Operations (DGMO), Lt. General Ranbir Singhon Thursday confirmed the news and said that surgical strikes were carried on terror launch pads along the LoC.
"On Wednesday we got concrete information that terrorists had tried to infiltrate through the LoC. The operation was to hit out terrorists who were trying to cause harm to India. These operations have been suspended for now," the DGMO said.