Updated: February 15, 2020 5:04:25 am
THE CONGRESS on Friday launched a multi-pronged attack on the government on the first anniversary of the Pulwama attack, triggering a war of words between the Opposition party and the ruling BJP. Accusing the government of hiding the investigation report, the Congress asked who has been held accountable for the security lapses.
It also alleged that most of the families of the CRPF personnel who were killed in the attack have not received the promised financial assistance and jobs. “Today, as we remember our 40 CRPF martyrs in the Pulwama attack, let us ask who benefitted the most from the attack? What is the outcome of the inquiry into the attack? Who in the BJP government has yet been held accountable for the security lapses that allowed the attack?” former Congress president Rahul Gandhi said.
While Randeep Surjewala asked why the government was not revealing details of the financial assistance…