This operation was a very tricky operation because it is a very huge building, and we didn’t want any collateral damage:Maj Gen Ashok Narula— ANI (@ANI_news) 12 October 2016
There were chances of civilians being inside, all those people were taken out: GOC Victor Force Major General Ashok Narula on Pampore attack pic.twitter.com/PtQxW3YCWH— ANI (@ANI_news) 12 October 2016
We have taken our time, this is one building which has 60 rooms.60 rooms had 60 bathrooms also,it takes time to clear each room:Ashok Narula pic.twitter.com/T7zytbJGf1— ANI (@ANI_news) 12 October 2016
Day before yesterday in the morning we started, yesterday we kept working and today we in the morning we started clearing of op:Ashok Narula pic.twitter.com/fhX9wQzaha— ANI (@ANI_news) 12 October 2016
Most probably they belong to LeT: GOC Victor Force Major General Ashok Narula on 2 terrorists eliminated in Pampore attack pic.twitter.com/OFbcF74xKu— ANI (@ANI_news) 12 October 2016
“It was the deadliest attack of the year. The building had a huge space where militants had a good opportunity to hide,” Major General Arvind Dutta had said.
The multi-storey building has been destroyed during the operation with many of its walls blown up. Para commandos of the Army were also called in to neutralise the militants, the official said.
It is sad that its for the second time they had occupied this building, both the times it was targeted: GOC Victor Force MajGen Ashok Narula pic.twitter.com/wsewgDTBto— ANI (@ANI_news) 12 October 2016