According to sources, the operation had planned to use six Israeli Spice 2000 Penetrator type PGM (precision-guided munition) to hit the targets, and five of them had hit the designated mean point of impact (DMPI) on the buildings in the Balakot complex.
“Nobody’s questioning the patriotism and competence of our armed forces. We complement them. But the question being raised is, what did we achieve through the air strikes. Were we able to destroy the network of terror? I don’t think so. No answer has come,” he said.
The prisoners were arrested for trespassing into the country's territorial waters and violating international maritime limits. Pakistan and India frequently arrest fishermen as there is no clear demarcation of the maritime border in the Arabian Sea and these fishermen do not have boats equipped with the technology to know their precise location.
Like all wars, the current hostility between the two countries has also strengthened right-wing and status-quo oriented political forces. It has boosted the popularity of Imran Khan and his generals. Like India, the crisis has brought the nation together.
Kashmir sees a major influx of tourists during the summer season when schools are on vacation, and Maharashtra is among the states that send the maximum number of tourists in April and May. This year, however, there was speculation about tourist activity in the state being hit.
Referring to the aerial dogfight with the Indian Air Force after the February 14 Pulwama attack claimed by Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed, Pakistan Army spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor said Indian jets violated Pakistani airspace on February 26.