his is an attack on humanity. This is an attack on the plurality and diversity of India. This is an attack on the human values and Kashmiriyat. We call upon the government to use all the resources at its command to bring the real masterminds and perpetrators of this inhuman act to justice,” read a joint statement issued by 18 opposition parties led by Congress.
“The government needs to introspect as to why, despite advance intelligence inputs, was there a failure to prevent this attack,” it also read.
Senior Congress leaders took to social media to lambast the Narendra Modi government.
“This is a grave and unacceptable security lapse. The PM needs to accept responsibility and never allow it to happen again. India will never be intimidated by these terrorist cowards,” Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi tweeted.
Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor wrote, “Mansarovar pilgrimagestopped at Nathu