The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today visited Pathankot Airbase in Punjab, which was attacked by terrorists recently.
Senior officials of Defence Forces made a detailed presentation about their joint counter-terrorist and combing operation to tackle such a serious terrorist attack.
Prime Minister visited the relevant sites on the Airbase. He also made an aerial survey of the border area.
National Security Advisor Shri Ajit Doval, the Chiefs of Army and Air Force, NSG and BSF were present during the visit.
Visited Pathankot air base today. Had a detailed briefing from senior leadership of Army, Air Force, NSG & BSF: PM pic.twitter.com/S6JngIopcY— PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 9, 2016
Was briefed in great detail on how our forces neutralised such a serious terrorist attack: PM @narendramodi after visiting Pathankot— PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 9, 2016
Noted with satisfaction the decision-making & its execution, the considerations that went into our tactical response: PM @narendramodi— PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 9, 2016
Also noted coordination among various field units. Lauded bravery & determination of our men & women on the ground. They are our pride: PM— PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 9, 2016