The National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) had started surveillance of the facility after the Indian Air Force (IAF) was given clearance to target the camp in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the sources said.
After trading heavy fire on the LoC in Poonch, Rajouri and Jammu districts for seven days, clashes between the two armies had stopped on Sunday.
Around 400 people from India, the Caribbean countries, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Israel, Balochistan (part of Pakistan) expressed staged the protest.
JeM Chief terror operative Masood Azhar has been in the hospital for last few weeks. He has kidney related problems and undergoes dialysis regularly.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared on Friday that the country will no longer be "helpless" in the face of terror and said that the 'New India' will pay back for damage caused by terrorists with 'interest'.
Abhinandan, flying a MiG -21 Bison fighter plane, was chasing Pakistani jets which transgressed into Jammu and Kashmir yesterday and crossed over to PoK where his aircraft was shot down. He ejected safely and was taken to the custody by Pakistani Army.
The United States, Britain and France on Wednesday asked the UN Security Council to impose sanctions on the Masood Azhar, the chief of terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed. It was the third attempt to put Masood Azhar on the UN terror blacklist, which would subject him to a global travel ban and assets freeze.
Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Mallikarjun Kharge on Tuesday lauded the Indian Air Force (IAF) for carrying out multiple air strikes on Jaish-e-Mohammed's (JeM) advanced training camp in Balakot in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province.
Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists targeted in today’s air strikes in Balakot were Mufti Azhar Khan Kashmiri, head of Kashmir operations and Ibrahim Azhar, who was also the elder brother of Masood Azhar, involved in the IC-814 hijacking.
The Indian Army shot down a Pakistani drone last night in Kutch area of Gujarat, bordering Pakistan, sources said. The drone was shot down in Ambasa village, the sources added.