Lt Gen (Retd) DS Hooda, who led the 2016 surgical strike against terrorist bases in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir (PoK), said on Friday that the Modi government has shown a huge resolution in allowing the army to cross-border attacks. , But the armies of the army were not even tied before them.
Hooda said this in an event of ‘Goa Fest’.
DS Hooda said, “The present government has definitely shown great political determination in crossing the border and allowing for air strikes in Surgical Strike and Balakot. But before that your army was not tied. ‘
DS Hooda said, “There has been a lot of talk about giving an open rebate to the army, but since 1947 the army is free on the border. It has fought three to four wars. ‘
Army always got open rebate
Hooda said, “The Line of Control is a dangerous place because as I said that you are being fired and the soldiers on the ground will respond promptly. They (Soldier) will not ask me too. There is no question of taking any permission. The army has been given an open spell and it all happened together, there is no alternative. ‘
Army accused of not granting exemption to Congress
Significantly, a former Army officer had said that the Indian Army was planning to take action against Pakistan only after the terror attack on 26 November 2008 in Mumbai, but the then UPA Government had not been allowed to do so.
Following this statement by the former military officer, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was an attacker on every rally of Congress. Amit Shah, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and PM Modi, surrounded the Congress on the bion of the military officer. The BJP leaders have been criticizing the Congress by making this statement the basis.
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Hooda had led a surgical strike
Lt Gen (Retd) DS Hooda was former Northern Army Commander. He is now leading the Congress workforce on national security. He led the Northern Command of the army when the Special Forces Commando conducted a cross-border surgical strike in September 2016 after the Uri terrorist attack.
Earlier, DS Hooda had strongly criticized the excessive publicity of the surgical strike. He had said that surgical strike was necessary and we did it. I do not think it should have much publicity. Understanding the surgical strike that now the terror is over or Pakistan will come, it is wrong.(surgical strike movie)
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