Lashkar-e-Taiba behind drone strike? The investigating agency, on suspicion, found the drones still in Jammu


Delhi, First Published Jun 30, 2021, 9:36 AM IST

New Delhi: The Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) is suspected to be behind the drone strike at the Jammu and Kashmir airport. The investigation team concluded that the drones used in the attack were programmed to locate using Google maps. It is suspected that the drones crossed the border after the attack. The NSG bomb squad is investigating the nature of the explosives.

Meanwhile, drones were spotted in various parts of Jammu and Kashmir following the airport drone attack. The drones were spotted in Kaluchak and Kunchwani areas this morning. Drones were found in several places in a similar manner yesterday.

A high-level meeting chaired by the Prime Minister convened yesterday to assess the situation amid threats of drone strikes on the border. After completing his visit to Ladakh, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh briefed the Prime Minister on the situation in the region. It is reported that there was a detailed discussion about the Jammu attack. Apart from Rajnath Singh, Home Minister Amit Shah and National Security Adviser Ajit Doval were also present. The meeting discussed ways to counter the new method of attack. There are indications that there has been talk of modernization and immediate changes in the military.

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Last Updated Jun 30, 2021, 9:39 AM IST