Contemporary Delhi: Vice President and Rajya Sabha Chairperson M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Speaker Om Birla, Union ministers and Opposition leaders on Sunday paid tributes at the Parliament advanced to folks that misplaced their lives within the 2001 Parliament attack.
Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairperson Harivansh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Dwelling Minister Amit Shah, Leader of Opposition within the Upper Dwelling Ghulam Nabi Azad, Ram Gopal Yadav of the Samajwadi Salvage collectively and Rajiv Shukla of the Congress were among folks that paid tributes at a short ceremony held outside the Parliament constructing.
Delhi: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla and Leader of Opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad pay tributes to folks that misplaced their lives in 2001 Parliament attack. pic.twitter.com/G5KtMvzr1P
— ANI (@ANI) December 13, 2020
Those advise noticed a second of silence as a heed of appreciate for the martyrs.
Nineteen years ago on 13 December, terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) attacked the Parliament advanced and opened fire.
Five Delhi Police personnel, a girl Central Reserve Police Drive (CRPF) trooper, and two Parliament Check and Ward Employees died taking on the terrorists. A gardener and a photojournalist furthermore died.
All 5 terrorists were shot humdrum by security forces in retaliatory motion.
Earlier, President Ram Nath Kovind acknowledged the nation gratefully remembers the daring martyrs who laid down their lives defending Parliament on in as of late and age in 2001.
The nation gratefully remembers the daring martyrs who laid down their lives defending the Parliament on in as of late and age in 2001. Whereas commemorating the correct sacrifice of these defenders of the temple of our democracy, we crimson meat up our in finding to the underside of to defeat the forces of fright.
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) December 13, 2020
Taking to Twitter, the high minister acknowledged that India would perhaps well per chance merely no longer ever omit the cowardly attack on its Parliament.
We would perhaps well per chance merely no longer ever omit the cowardly attack on our Parliament on in as of late and age in 2001. We rob the valour and sacrifice of oldsters that misplaced their lives keeping our Parliament. India will repeatedly be grateful to them.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 13, 2020
The Union dwelling minister in a tweet and acknowledged the nation will stay indebted to the victims regularly.
“I pay my heartfelt tributes to the daring sons of Mother India who made supreme sacrifice by taking on the enemies within the cowardly terrorist attack on the Parliament Dwelling, the temple of democracy, in 2001. A grateful nation will regularly be indebted for your supreme sacrifice,” Shah tweeted in Hindi.
“I bow to their exemplary courage and sacrifice,” he acknowledged.
The incident led to a excessive level of tension between India and Pakistan and a extensive crimson meat up within the safety of the Parliament advanced.