Balakot IAF Air Strike: India’s Fight Against Terrorism
What a way to give tribute to all the martyred of the Pulwama attack. Commendable planning done by all the Indian security forces to take revenge on Pulwama. On the 12th day after an attack on CRPF troop.
Indian fighter jet named Mirage-2000 crossed the line of control on February 26, 2019, and attacked the terror camp in a breakout. It was a clear answer to Jaish E- Mohammed(JeM) a terror organization.
India does not start the war, however, we are capable enough to finish it. The day 26 February 2019 will be written in golden words in history to India. As India did a surgical strike in breakout a town in Mansehra district of Pakistan.
After the attacks on Pulwama, PM Modi has given all the rights to all the Indian forces. All the forces will take the necessary steps to stop such terrorist activities in India. Moreover, he has also warned Pakistani chief Imran Khan to not stop supporting the terrorist in Pakistan.
India has Successfully Taken Pulwama Revenge
India received an intellectual insight, JeM has shifted many in-training terrorists and hardcore operatives to breakout camp. They planned many more attack on the Indian forces n the succession of the Pulwama terror attack. Moreover, The new trainee showed more enthusiasm for the success of the suicide attack on the CRPF convoy. They all gathered to achieve the highest degree of achievement provided in a breakout camp.
Indian Air Force(IAF), started the mission, the midnight around 1.30 am all the fighters jets fly from their respective base in Gwalior and Sukhoi. The mission was named Pulwama revenge. IAF bombed the JeM camp with the laser-guided missile at predawn around 3.40 am the bombing lasted for 12 minutes which claimed heavy casualties which are around 400.
IAF airstrike the area with 12 Mirage-2000 fighter jets. In total, they carried 1200 kg of explosive out of which 1000 kg was blasted on terrorist bunkers in breakout camp. All the mirage landed safely at the base around 4 am on the base. Thereafter, defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman was informed about the operation and the cabinet committee on security was briefed shortly.
It is believed that Maulana Yusuf Azhar Mufti Omar, Maulana Jawed, Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Kashmiri, Maulana Aslam, Maulana Ajmal, and Maulana Zubair to be dead in the missile strike. All these terrorists were trainers of the jihadists, suicide bombers, and fidayeen.
Moreover, Maulana Yusuf Azhar was one of the most wanted terrorists of India. He was involved in the hijacking of an Indian Airline flight IC-814 from Kathmandu to Kandahar. The Pakistan army did not expect Indian forces to cross the line of control and attack so deep into the country. However, they did expect a strike in the areas near POK(Pakistan Occupied Kashmir).
After Effects of Air Strike
After an IAF airstrike on the JeM camp, the war clouds hovered over India and Pakistan. Pakistan air force claimed that they have chased away the Indian Air Force planes which crossed the LOC in the Muzaffarabad sector. They openly denied any airstrike in their country. The Twitter war was going on between the officials and the commoner of both countries.
People of Pakistan mentioned of no attack took place in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Whereas, Indian officials just mentioned a laser bombing with almost 400 militants died. BBC news cleared the air of confusion by mentioning that, the Indian army has intruded the line of control and have attacked in the Balakot area, which is near the line of control.
Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan, rejected India’s claim of targeting terrorist group. Moreover, he also rejected the claim of heavy casualties.
In response to the airstrike, Pakistani airspace sent some of their planes to Indian territory. The IAF assumed such things will happen, therefore they prepared a plan and were ready to chase them away.
In chasing their planes F-16, one of our planes got crashed in the Pakistani territory. That was our wing commander pilot Abhinanda, who was flying the MIG-21. F-16 got crashed due to the missile shot from our MIG-21 which was shot by IAF wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman.
He got parachuted out in enemy territory from a flaming plane. He asked the locals where he was?
Upon finding that he is in Pakistan, the air fired to keep away the angry locals and jumped into the pond. Where he destroyed the important documents by chewing them down the throat and destroyed the documents. He has changed the definition of bravery.
The Indian officials created peer pressure on Pakistan. After a couple of tensed day, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan announced that he will send the son of India jet fighter pilot Abhi Nandan Vardaman, to India as a gesture of Peace.
It was a magnificent day, as 1000’s people gathered on the Wagah border to celebrate the return of a pilot Varthaman. Early morning horde of people started coming and they sang a song as well as beat drums for him.
But, a person with the wrong intentions cannot do the right thing. Pakistan Officials delayed the homecoming of pilot Abhinandan Varthaman. They released him at night after 8.30 pm, which was scheduled to release him in the afternoon.