Pulwama Attack Anniversary PM Modi, Rajnath, J&K LG pay tributes to slain soldiers
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New Delhi, Feb 14: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday paid tributes to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) soldiers who lost their lives in a militant attack in south Kashmir's Pulwama district on this day in 2019.
"I pay homage to all those martyred in Pulwama on this day in 2019 and recall their outstanding service to our nation. Their bravery and supreme sacrifice motivates every Indian to work towards a strong and prosperous country," he said.
Defense Minister Rajnath Singh also took to social media to pay tribute to the martyred soldiers.
"This country will never forget the sacrifice of the brave CRPF jawans killed in Pulwama in 2019. I pay my tributes to them," he tweeted
Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha also paid tributes to the CRPF personnel who lost their lives in the 2019 Pulwama attack and resolved to eliminate the menace of militancy in the union territory.
“The nation will forever be grateful to our brave soldiers of @crpfindia and their families,” Sinha
said in a tweet.
He said the Jammu and Kashmir administration is determined to eliminate the menace of militancy.