Nation celebrating sixth anniversary of surgical strike on 28th Sep.

  • The country is celebrating the sixth anniversary of the surgical strike on 28th September.
  • On this day in 2016, the Indian Army conducted a surgical strike against terrorist camps located in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.
  • Eleven days after the Uri attack, in which 18 soldiers lost their lives, the Indian Army conducted surgical strikes on the intervening night of 28 and 29 September 2016, inflicting heavy casualties on terrorists.