BJP President Amit Shah on Thursday congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Indian Army after troops carried out surgical strikes across the LoC.

quot;I congratulate Modi and Indian Army for surgical strikes on terror launch pads in Pakistan occupied Kashmirquot; Shah tweeted.

Shah said the Indian Army had inflicted heavy damage on terrorists. The action quot;reaffirms army’s valour and commitment to the nation’s securityquot; he added.

He said it was for the first time in the fight against terrorism that India was feeling secure.

quot;I again salute the valour of the Indian Army for giving a befitting reply to those attacking innocent Indians and ensuring zero tolerance on terrorquot; he said.