Uri terror attack: India won’t be cowed down by such assaults, says Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday condemned the killing of 17 soldiers by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir and said "India cannot be cowed down by such attacks".

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: September 18, 2016 5:31 pm

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday condemned the killing of 17 soldiers by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir and said “India cannot be cowed down by such attacks”.

“I strongly condemn the cowardly attack at Uri in which 17 soldiers lost thier lives,” the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader tweeted. “My heartfelt condolences to the families of those martyred in Uri.”

Another AAP leader, Ashish Khetan, added: “We stand in solidarity with the government.”

Heavily armed militants stormed a battalion headquarters of the Army in North Kashmir’s Uri town in the wee hours today, killing 17 jawans and injuring 19 other personnel in the terror strike in which four ultras were neutralised.