Author is a former Chief of Integrated Defence Staff and Corps Commander in Srinagar who planned and executed the surgical strikes
The moves seem to have taken Pakistan completely by surprise, putting it at a loss for a suitable response
While NGOs and several organisations like the NHRC vie to fight for the human right of terrorists, there’s no such institutional support for the army man, who goes to fight in the line of duty…
Selective revocation of AFSPA gives terrorists the latitude to operate from their safe sanctuaries. The failed model of Imphal is a case in point.