The recent terror attacks in Pulwama has caused a stir through out the country. The complexity in the relation between India and Pakistan need no fresh introduction. Various historic and political events have caused it to be majorly hostile in nature.
Despite innumerable attempts from the Indian side to bring about an environment of peace and mutual prosperity, the terror attacks from Pakistan do not seem to cease at all.
Here we bring to you some of the deepest scars inflicted on India by our not so friendly neighbour!
1. 1993 Mumbai Serial Bomb Blast by Dawood Ibrahim:
In the year 1993, 12 bomb explosions rocked Mumbai resulting 257 fatalities and more than 700 injuries.
The terror attack took place on 13th March at multiple posh area of Mumbai like Stock Exchange Building, Hotel Juhu, Air India Building, Plaza Theater, etc. Apart from explosions hand grenades were also thrown at many places of Mumbai city.
The mastermind behind this blast was Dawood Ibrahim who had then already made his strong bases in Karachi and Islamabad. Despite constant denial from Pakistan, there are enough reasons to believe that Pakistan has been sheltering him all this time. The word also is that the army there provides him security.
2. 2001 Indian Parliament Attack by JeM and LeT:
The tragic terror attack conducted by JeM and Lashkar-e-Taiba on 13th Dec 2001 targeting Parliament, Delhi.
The fight lasted for several hours and led to death of 5 terrorists, 6 Delhi Police including 2 Parliament securities and a gardener.
3. 2005 Delhi Serial Bomb Blast:
On 29th October 2005, just two days before Diwali a serial bomb blast killed 62 people and more than 200 got injured. The bomb blast was planned in the busiest market area Sarojini Nagar, Paharganj and in a bus of Govindpuri.
These inhuman terror attack was planned and executed by Lashkar-e-Taiban.
4. 26/11 Mumbai Attack:
26/11 Mumbai attack is considered as one of the worst terror attack in the history. The attack began on 26th November night and lasted until 29th November. At least 10 terrorists entered Mumbai from sea way and captured Hotel Taj, Nariman House and Hotel Oberoi Trident.
The attack was conducted by Pakistan militant’s Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hafiz Saeed was mastermind.
Take flashback of 26/11 Mumbai Terror Attack
5. Uri Attack:
At around 5:15 am on 18th September 2016, four terrorists attacked 12th Brigade of army. In Uri sector terrorists attacked the administrative block of army.
In just 3 minutes terrorist lobbed 17 grenades which caused massive fire in about 150 meter radius and 13 jawans were burnt alive, more than 20 jawans got injured.
Four terrorists were eliminated after a long six hours battle. Later army recovered some evidences and maps in Pashtun language. Pashtun is a tribal Pakistani language. The reports stated that those four terrorists were from Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group.
6. Pulwama Attack:
40 CRPF jawans have been killed and many got injured in a suicide bombing attack on 14th Feb Pulwama. Adil Ahmed Dar, a 20 year Kashmiri boy identified as the suicide bomber and Pakistan based Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group has claimed responsibility for this terror attack.
The terrorist Adil rammed a mahindra scorpio SUV car carrying 350kgs of explosions and RDX into a buses of CRPF.
7. Akshardham Temple Terror Attack:
Akshardham Temple in Gujarat was attacked by two terrorists. The deadly terror attack killed 30 people and at least 80 people got hospitalized.
Two terrorists were from Lashkar-e-Taiba and JeM terror groups and a letter was found from them stating these terror attack was to take revenge of Gujarat riot.
Apart from the above mentioned terror attacks, there has been many gun and bomb attacks by Pakistan terrorist. Not only Indian soldiers, Indian civilians too became the victim of such heinous terror attacks.