Panaji: After the acquisition of 36 Rafale fighter jets, “our Abhinandan will not need to fly into Pakistan and can attack the enemy soil from the Indian border itself,” BJP nationwide working President J.P. Nadda stated right here on Friday.
“Thanks to the purchase of 36 Rafale planes, our Abhinandan will not need to go to Pakistan. He can now attack Pakistani soil from the Indian border,” Nadda stated at a professional Citizenship Modification Act (CAA) rally held right here on Friday.
Nadda referred to Wing Commander Abhinandan Vardhman’s ordeal after his seize in Pakistan final yr, whereas referring to stellar efficiency of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led authorities, particularly vis-a-vis the Defence Ministry and upgradation of apparatus utilized by the Indian armed forces.
In February final yr, Abhinandan was captured following a canine battle with Pakistan Air Pressure counterparts in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK). The pilot was subsequently launch amid a lot drama and suspense, which noticed bitter acrimony between the 2 neighbouring nations.