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Last Updated : Feb 26, 2019 03:32 PM IST | Source: PTI

CCS meets after IAF air strikes in Pakistan

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman were present at the meeting.


The Cabinet Committee on Security met on February 26 morning at the residence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the Indian Air Force carried out air strikes in Pakistan.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman were present at the meeting.

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and other top officials of the prime minister's office and the security apparatus were present at the meeting, official sources said.

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In pics | Surgical strike 2.0: Here's what we know about IAF airstrikes on JeM terror camps

India is believed to have carried out air strikes inside Pakistan early on February 26 and targeted terror camps, sources said.

The strikes involving several fighter jets of the Indian Air Force successfully destroyed camps belonging to Pakistan-based terror outfits in Balakot in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the sources said.

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First Published on Feb 26, 2019 10:18 am
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