IAF Strike: First images from Balakot in Pakistan emerge
Updated : February 27, 2019 07:47 PM IST
The town of Balakot was struck by the Indian Air Force on February 26 which is in Mansehra District in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan. The town was destroyed in an earthquake on 8 October 2005. It was again built with the assistance of the Government of Pakistan and Saudi Public Assistance. Balakot is allegedly giving shelter to many terrorists and a lot of terror training camps operate there. According to sources, the Jaish-e-Mohammed terror outfit used to operate from the region.