Also Governor NN Vohra met at his residence. The Center has announced a compensation of Rs 7 lakh to the parents of each of the seven pilgrims of Amarnath in the valley killed and Rs 1 lakh each of the wounded.
Condemn the attack, President Pranab Mukherjee has called on the government of Jammu and Kashmir to ensure that the attackers behind the attack Amarnath to justice.
Security has been strengthened in Jammu and Kashmir, a day after a bus carrying pilgrims from Amarnath was caught in the crossfire of militants and security forces.
Interior Minister Rajnath Singh held a high-level meeting at his residence in New Delhi to take stock of the situation, while department officials visited Srinagar to review the security arrangements for the rest of the yatris.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who condemned the attack and helped the state government, was informed of the situation by Ajit Doval, the National Security Adviser. Minister of J & K, Mehbooba Mufti, called a cabinet meeting.
Meanwhile, 17 opposition parties adopted a resolution condemning the attack. They urged the government to inspect the grounds for security revocation despite advanced intelligence.
The remains of the seven victims were transported from Jammu to Surat. The chief minister of Gujarat, Vijay Rupani, pays homage to the victims, has announced a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to Rs 2 lakh families and the injured.
09:16 PM MOS PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh and Mos Home Hansraj Ahir held a meeting with J & K CM Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar.
During the meeting, the leaders expressed their deep anguish at the attack yesterday and assured the Chief Minister of all the support of the Center to maintain order in the state, reports ANI.
21:00: call pilgrims attack Anatnag as “terrible incident,” Shiv leader Sena Uddhav Thackeray said Tuesday that “terrorist violence against Hindu temples is possible in this country.”
20:20: In condemning the attack, the President of Afghanistan said: “Being enemies of civilization, terrorists do not respect religion to sow terror, they go to sacred and civil places.”
07:45 p.m.: Army Commander Bipin Rawat met Governor NN Vohra J-K in Srinagar.
7:20 p.m. The bats Dr. Subramanian Swamy presidential government in Jammu and Kashmir, reports ANI.
06:40 p.m.: this is an aggression against the Kashmir culture, Yatra is a symbol, said Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh, ANI.
06:35 p.m .: MOS PMO Dr.Jitendra Singh and Mos Home Hansraj Ahir visited the wounded in the foam hospitals in Srinagar.
06:20 p.m.: Army general, General Bipin Rawat, held a meeting with army officers in Srinagar.
06:05 p.m .: Center announced a compensation of Rs 7 lakh to the parents of each of the seven pilgrims of Amarnath killed in Jammu and Kashmir and Rs 1 lakh each of the wounded.
18.00: In condemning the attack, France assures the people and authorities of India’s solidarity against terrorism, reports ANI.
17:30: two mortal remains of pilgrims from Amarnath Yatra of Maharashtra took their hometown in Palghar
17:20: Former Defense Minister AK Antony expressed his grief over the Amarnath terrorist attack, saying: “Why did this happen when security forces are everywhere? The government must explain.”