New Delhi, Feb 16: The Congress on Saturday vowed to support the government for the unity and security of the country to fight against terrorism.
“We stand with the govt for unity and security of the nation and security forces. Be it Kashmir or any other part of the nation, Congress party gives its full support to the govt in the fight against terrorism”, he told media after all-party meeting in the national capital.
“We had requested the Home Minister to request the PM on our behalf to ask Presidents of all national & regional parties for a meeting. This was supported by other parties too. The entire nation is in mourning today, is angry”, he added.
The Congress leader further stated “I had also said that barring war, for the first time since 1947 such large number of security personnel have been killed in an attack. We stand with our security forces – Army, CRPF, local police. The entire nation is standing with them”.
“We strongly condemn the dastardly terror act of 14th February at Pulwama in J&K in which lives of 40 brave jawans of CRPF were lost”, during the meeting called by the Centre, a resolution was passed.