The Government of India on Tuesday mid-morning confirmed air strikes inside Pakistan and Pakistan occupied Kashmir on terror training camps of Jaish-e-Mohammad inflicting heavy loss to its cadres and trainers.
Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale told the press in New Delhi: “Credible intelligence was received that Jaish-e-Mohammed was attempting another suicide terror attack in various parts of the country & fidayeen jihadis were being trained for this purpose.
Vijay Gokhale: “In an intelligence lead operation in the early hours today, India struck the biggest training camp of Jaish-e-Mohammed in Balakot. In this operation, a very large number of JeM terrorists, trainers, senior commander & Jihadis were eliminated.
“Yusuf Azhar, brother in law of Masood Azhar, head of Jaish e Mohammed, killed in Indian Air Force strike in Balakote, says Foreign Secretary Gokhale.