Pulwama incident: Bollywood Celebs express Their Resentment on Twitter, Says HATE is Never the Answer

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The Pulwama incident has caused huge distress and grief in India. The incident took over 40 lives of Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. The reports suggest that a large number of CRPF personnel were travelling through the Valley. Many of them were returning from their home and were part of the 78-vehicle convoy. They were trapped on the Srinagar-Jammu highway.

On Friday PM Narendra Modi chaired a high-level CCS meeting to deliberate upon Pulwana incident. The meeting was attended by the Home Minister Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Army chief General Bipin Rawat.

The incident has been receiving condemnations from all the quarters. Moreover, it has left the Bollywood fraternity in shock. Several of the Bollywood celebs took it to social media and expressed their anger. Check out some of the tweets:

Arun Jaitley said that CCS had made an assessment regarding the Pulwama incident. Speaking about the media outside PM’s residence, Jaitely informed that, ” We have discussed the incident that took place in Pulwama in which a large number of CRPF personnel sacrificed their lives.”

Jailtely further added that they will make detailed arrangements to transport martyrs bodies to their respective families. Arun stated, “Detailed assessment of the incident was also taken and there are several details which will not be disclosed at this point”.

Speaking about Pakistan, he told that CCS had taken concrete steps to, “withdraw the status of the most favoured nation given to Pakistan.”

“The MEA will initiate all possible diplomatic steps which have to be taken to ensure complete isolation against Pakistan for having a direct hand in the incident. The ministry of commerce will take the necessary steps to withdraw most favored nation status given to Pakistan,” Arun Jaitley added.

The CCS has also stated that the security forces will take all the possible steps to ensure that full security is maintained and to ensure that those who have committed this act and those who supported it are made to pay a heavy cost.

Published by Isha Kataria on 15 Feb 2019

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