The Cabinet Committee on Security CCS will meet here on Friday to discuss the situation in the wake of the quot;surgical strikesquot; on terrorist launch pads across the Line of Control that inflicted massive casualties and dramatically heightened tensions in the region informed sources said.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the meeting.nbsp;

Modi also chaired a CCS meeting to consider the situation along the Line of Control LoC on Thursdaynbsp;

An unspecified number of terrorists and Pakistani troops were killed in the early Thursday operation across Kupwara and Poonch sectors as the army moved Special Forces into Pakistan-held Kashmir officials said.