Valentine's Day remains controversial in India with right-wing Hindu groups criticising its Western roots. Also, some demand February 14 to be observed as ‘Veer Jawan Diwas’ as a tribute to the soldiers who died last year in the Pulwama terror attack
The pre-dawn covert operation of February 26 was to avenge a suicide bombing in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama on February 14 which killed 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel and which was claimed by the Pakistan-based JeM.
Terrorist organisations such as Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), and Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) will continue to pose a grave risk to international peace, as long as they are able to operate freely in Pakistan, said US.
Joginder Singh Salaria set up nearly 62 water pumps in Tharparkar district with the help of local social workers, after knowing the plight of the area through social media. He also sent bags of grains to the community.