Pulwama terror attack: Entire opposition stands with security forces, government, says Rahul Gandhi

'This is a terrible attack, this type of violence is disgusting. we can't be divided by any power. The entire opposition is with security forces and the government,' says Rahul Gandhi.

Published: 15th February 2019 12:53 PM  |   Last Updated: 15th February 2019 04:40 PM   |  A+A-

Congress​ chief Rahul Gandhi​

Congress​ chief Rahul Gandhi​ (File | EPS)


NEW DELHI: A day after the Pulwama attack, Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday said his party and the entire opposition is fully supportive of the government and the security forces.

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No amount of hatred and anger can harm the love India is built on, Gandhi said at a press conference along with former prime minister Manmohan Singh and other Congress leaders, including Ghulam Nabi Azad and A K Antony.

"This is a terrible attack, this type of violence is disgusting. Terrorism tries to divide the nation, we can't be divided by any power. The entire opposition is with security forces and the government," Gandhi said.

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"Those who have done this should not feel that they can harm the country. It is a time of mourning and sadness," he added. Singh said the nation can never compromise with terrorism.

"Terrorism is a scourge which we can never compromise," the former prime minister said.

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On Thursday, an explosives-laden truck rammed into a CRPF convoy in Pulwama outside Srinagar, killing 37 soldiers in one of the biggest terror attacks in recent years.

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  • Viswanath

    Pappu nobody believe you anymore. During Doklam you said similar things but met the Chinese ambassador stealthly to share inside news. Your minions have freee access to teh top political and military officers of Pakistan and continously exhorting them to help you become the PM of the country. Pappu wait till May 2019 your entire family & political party that breeds useless guys like you will be wiped out by the Indian electorate.
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