3 min read.Updated: 27 Feb 2019, 12:27 AM ISTKanwal Sibal
India prepared the ground for the aerial action at the diplomatic level with success
India has dealt with the Pulwama attack with unusual robustness. Despite the proximity of national elections, the government has taken the risk of military action against Pakistan. Public anger has been running high and Prime Minister Modi has been vowing strong action. In such situations, things need not always go according to plan and the political price of a misstep can be very high in electoral terms. It is to the credit of the Prime Minister that he has placed national interest above all.