Prime Minister Narendra Modi has once again promised that India will give a befitting reply to those who orchestrated the dastardly terror strike at Pulwama in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 40 CRPF jawans .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was addressing a rally at Pandharkawada in Maharashtra after launching several development projects.
At the event, PM Modi inaugurated an Eklavya Model Residential School for tribal students and handed over the keys of houses constructed under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana to some of the beneficiaries. And later on flagged off the Ajni (Nagpur)-Pune train service through video link and also distributed certificates and cheques under the Maharashtra State Rural Livelihoods Mission to women Self-Help Groups.
All of us can feel the pain of families of the Pulwama martyrs. We understand your anger,” Modi said.
Referring to Pakistan, the prime minister said, “A nation which is on the verge of bankruptcy has now become the second name for terror.”
Modi also sought to know from the people present at the event whether they were happy with his work and the efforts he was taking. He said the sacrifice of CRPF personnel will not go in vain and the terrorists will be punished no matter where they hide.
He asked people to trust our soldiers and said that the jawans will take a decision on the time, place and the kind of punishment to be awarded to the perpetrators. A two- minute silence was observed during the rally to pay homage to the departed CRPF jawans.