Modi Meets Prez, Briefs On Surgical Strikes


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met President Pranab Mukherjee to brief him about the surgical strike carried out by the Indian Army across the Line of Control (LoC) on the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday.

PM Modi, who reached Rashtrapati Bhavan to meet President Mukherjee, also briefed him about the current security situation in the country.

The surgical strike was carried out across the LoC to neutralise the terrorists, who would have otherwise infiltrated into the Indian territory. According to reports, at least 50 militants have been reported to be killed and two Pakistan army soldiers have also lost their lives in the strikes.