Those who support, shelter terrorists can’t be spared: Modi in Dussehra address

“It is not possible to protect humanity without wiping out terrorism,” he said.

Modi’s tough talk on terrorism came amid a political slugfest over the surgical strikes, with opposition parties accusing the BJP of profiteering from the military action and the ruling party berating the opposition for “belittling” the sacrifice of the armed forces.

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Posters at Aishbagh ground in Lucknow welcomed Modi and home minister Rajnath Singh as “avengers of Uri”, an indicator of how NDA-led India’s muscular response to Pakistan could shape the poll campaign in UP where the BJP has been out of power for 14 years.

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