Mutilation of Indian soldiers by Pakistan: Jaitley to brief PM Modi today
Pakistan's brutal Border Action Team (BAT) mutilated the bodies of two Indian soldiers on Monday in Krishna Ghati sector along the Line of Control. Photograph: (Twitter)
India’s defence minister Arun Jaitley will today brief Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the mutilation of two Indian soldiers in the troubled state of Kashmir.
The Prime Minister will also be conveyed about the current situation prevailing at the Line of Control (LoC), ANI reported.
On Monday afternoon, Indian Army's Northern Command issued a press release today saying, "in an unsoldierly act by the Pakistan army the bodies of our two Indian soldiers in the petrol were mutilated", the press release added, "The Pak army will be appropriately responded".
Arun Jaitley condeming the incident, said, "Bodies of soldiers being mutilated is an extreme form of barbaric act."
Jaitley took to Twitter to promise retaliation.
The Act of killing & mutilating the bodies of two of our soldiers is the most reprehensible & barbaric. The sacrifice will not go in vain.— Arun Jaitley (@arunjaitley) May 1, 2017
We have fullest confidence in our Armed forces who will react appropriately.— Arun Jaitley (@arunjaitley) May 1, 2017