Renowned former cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has strongly condemned the terror attack that took place in Pulwama, Kashmir in which more than 40 CRPF workers lost their lives. Tendulkar in a tweet, saluted the commitments to “Service and Loyalty”.
Master blaster said, “Cowardly, dastardly, meaningless…… my heart goes out to the families of those who lost their loved ones and prayers for recovery of those brave hearts in hospital.”
Cowardly, dastardly, meaningless…… my heart goes out to the families of those who lost their loved ones and prayers for recovery of those brave hearts in hospital. Salute to your commitment to “Service and Loyalty” @crpfindia!
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) February 15, 2019
The Congress-led Kamal Nath government on Friday has announced a aid of Rs 1 crore to the martyr’s family. Along with the financial aid the government would also give one of the family members a job and an accommodation.
Earlier, Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday asserted that terrorism cannot divide India and pledged the support of the entire Opposition to the government in the wake of Thursday’s terror attack in Pulwama that killed 45 CRPF troopers.
In Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath government announced financial aid of Rs 25 lacs to the families of martyrs. In the Pulwama attack where reportedly 45 CRPF troopers lost their lives, 12 belonged to Uttar Pradesh.