New Delhi: Union Minister Amit Shah has paid tribute to the martyrs of Pulwama attack. Amit Shah said that India will always be thankful to the heroes and their families. On the first anniversary of the Pulwama attack, Home Minister Amit Shah tweeted from his official Twitter handle that he wrote, 'I pay tribute to the martyrs of the Pulwama attack. India will always be thankful to the heroes of the country and their families who sacrificed for the sovereignty and integrity of the motherland.'
Paying tribute to the martyrs of Pulwama attack, Union Defense Minister Rajnath Singh wrote in his tweet that, 'I am remembering the CRPF jawans who were martyred in the cowardly Pulwama attack of 2019. India will never forget their sacrifice. The entire country stands united against terrorism and we will continue our fight against it.
On 14 February 2019 in Pulwama, a suicide bomber of terrorist organization Jaish-e-Mohammad (Jaish) attacked CRPF convoy. More than 40 soldiers were killed in this terrorist attack. After which the Indian Air Force carried out an airstrike in Balakot and bombed terrorist targets.