The nation is united over the surgical strikes on Pakistan and annihilation of terrorists in a big way. Responding to Home Minister Rajnath Singh’s telephone briefing to chief ministers of all states and key leaders of political parties. He received overwhelming support from the leaders and assurance that they would back any decision that is being taken to protect the security of the country. Congress and Aam Admi Party however praised army for their valour and did not specifically offer any political support.
Amit Shah: I again salute the valour of Indian Army for giving befitting reply to those attacking innocent Indians & ensuring zero tolerance on terror.
Ravi Shankar Prasad: Surgical strikes were conducted when Pakistan didnt mend ways after repeated diplomatic efforts 2 check terrorism originating frm their soil
Arvind Kejriwal: भारत माता की जय। पूरा देश भारतीय सेना के साथ है
Nitish Kumar: I congratulate the Union government for taking a bold step to attack the enemy positions succinctly. I offer my full support to the move
Sonia Gandhi: We have been fighting cross border terrorism for quite a long time but Pakistan has been non-cooperative in eliminating the terrorists operating from their soil. We salute the armed forces for the blitz and We will support the government for any decision taken in the interest of the nation.
Venkaiah Naidu: the nation is outraged after Uri attack. Several attempts have been made to make peace with Pakistan in the past two years but they continued to toe the same line. Nothing should be taken for granted permanently and the strikes have been made to send a strong message to Pak. Army operation was a part of their responsibility in defending unity, safety and security of the country. PM Modi said that befitting measures will be taken to ensure the safety and security of the country
Sitaram Yechury, CPI: We have seen our DGMO briefing, saw the Pakistani reaction, besides that we have no official information
: Dr Nirmal Singh, J&K Depy CM: Pak was behaving like a terrorist state;befitting reply was needed.These strikes boosted morale of our army
Shiv Sena: We are happy at last the Centre has taken a step. We are waiting for this day for several years. The strikes should continue and India should annexe PoK.
CMs of BJP states: Time to recapture PoK