PM meets President to brief him on Uri developments

Modi went to the Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening and apprised the President of the details related to the attack on the Army camp.

Published: 19th September 2016 08:15 PM  |   Last Updated: 19th September 2016 08:15 PM   |  A+A-

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President Pranab Mukherjee with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (File | PTI)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met President Pranab Mukherjee here to brief him on the developments related to the Uri terror attack, hours after he discussed the issue with senior ministers and top officials.

Modi went to the Rashtrapati Bhavan this evening and apprised the President of the details related to the attack on the Army camp that took place yesterday, official sources said.

The Prime Minister's meeting with the President came hours after he chaired a meeting on the Uri attack with senior ministerial colleagues top officials.

The meeting was attended by Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, NSA Ajit Doval, Army Chief Gen Dalbir Singh, and senior officials of the ministries of Home and Defence.

Modi had yesterday asserted that "those behind this despicable attack will not go unpunished."

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