Live: Fresh explosion heard inside Pathankot Air Base; ‘ops at a mature stage’

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Operation is at a mature stage but confirmation on number of casualties only after we recover bodies: Air Marshal Anil Khosla

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Gunbattle still on in Pathankot, terrorists continue to fire. Another explosion also heard.

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Operation is at a mature stage but confirmation on number of casualties only after we recover bodies: Air Marshal Anil Khosla

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Combing operation never stopped, it only slowed down at night, as is done normally. It is still not completed: Air Marshal Khosla on Pathankot terror attack

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WATCH: Pathankot terror attack — Sixth terrorist killed by Indian security forces

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Mehrishi: Area where terrorists were holed up cordoned off; ops slowed down last night as done normally

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Due to intel input, advance info and quick action of forces, we ensured no damage to air force assets. Main aim of terrorists defeated

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12 NSGs have been injured in two days of operations and one was martyred. Air Force lost 6 personnel and 8 are injured: Home secretary

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The 2 surviving terrorists are limited to an area and will be neutralized by this evening: Home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi

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Terrorists were located on the morning of January 2 by means of air surveillance and were immediately engaged: Home secretary Rajiv Mehrishi

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Union home secretary briefs media on the #Pathankot terror attack on Indian Air Force Base

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If there was no intelligence input, the terror strike could have been worse: Rajnath Singh

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Thick black smoke seen coming out of Pathankot air force station

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WATCH: One more terrorist killed in Pathankot encounter

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We are conducting security checks everywhere, we have taken anti terrorist action to combat any kind of terror activity.

Joint Commissioner of Police (New Delhi Range) MK Meena04:01 PM (IST)

Punjab Police will act as the second line of defence whereas BSF will be first line.

Sukhbir Singh Badal, Deputy CM of Punjab02:16 PM (IST)

Government briefing on Pathankot attack

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Defence minister Manohar Parrikar briefs PM Modi on Pathankot terror attack

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Seven securitymen killed so far, five militants gunned down

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Security stepped up around the Pathankot air base

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Encounter restarts at Pathankot air base, 2 more terrorists suspected to be inside

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Home Minister Rajnath Singh pays homage to NSG commando killed during combing operation at Pathankot air base

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And as per the anticipation, the attack did take place and locals in Dhaki Chowk in Pathankot woke up to the sound of gunfire and blasts in the dead of the night at 3.30am when terrorists struck at the IAF base here.07:53 PM (IST)

Punjab Congress Legislature Party leader Charanjit Singh Channi today blamed intelligence failure for terrorist attack on strategic airbase at Pathankot and accused deputy chief minister Sukhbir Singh Badal of not learning any lessons from Dinanagar attack in the same area six months ago.07:42 PM (IST)

WATCH: PM Modi salutes security forces

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WATCH: Arrested ex-IAF man with suspected ISI links to be quizzed

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WATCH: I salute our forces on successful operation in Pathankot, Rajnath Singh says

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Enemies of humanity can’t see India develop, such elements attacked in Pathankot but our forces did not let them succeed

PM Modi07:18 PM (IST)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi says proud of our jawans and security forces

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Fifth terrorist gunned down, combing operation continues

05:54 PM (IST)

Government has credible information that the terror attack in Pathankot was hatched by some elements in Pakistan, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said on Saturday.05:28 PM (IST)

The likely plan of the terrorists to destroy valuable assets of the Air Force has been foiled. Currently the operation is going on

IAF05:28 PM (IST)

Intelligence inputs had been available of a likely attempt by terrorists to infiltrate into the military installation in Pathankot area

IAF05:27 PM (IST)

Due to effective preparation and coordinated efforts by all security agencies terrorists were detected by aerial surveillance platforms

IAF04:24 PM (IST)

WATCH: Defence minister Manohar Parrikar briefs PM Modi

04:23 PM (IST)

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar holds meeting with three services chiefs and NSA over Pathankot attack

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BJP said the resumed dialogue with Pakistan cannot be revoked due to “one attack” and accused Congress of “politicising” the Pathankot terror incident.04:23 PM (IST)

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Watch: What happened before terror attack at Pathankot Air Force base

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Credible information about attack being sponsored by some elements from across the border: Kiren Rijiju

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Have credible information about this attack being sponsored by some elements across the border: Kiren Rijiju

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Pathankot terror attack: Who said what

02:52 PM (IST)

Pakistan condemns terrorist incident in Pathankot in which many precious lives have been lost: Pakistan foreign ministry

02:46 PM (IST)

Pakistan remains committed to partner with India and other countries in the region to eradicate menace of terror: Pakistan foreign ministry

02:45 PM (IST)

Former IAF official, arrested for spying, to be quizzed by Delhi Police in custody in connection with attack in Pathankot

02:28 PM (IST)

No gunshots heard for over one hour now

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Watch: Eyewitness accounts of the terror attack

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High level meet to be held at 3pm in Delhi. Service chiefs, Rajnath Singh and NSA to attend the meet

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Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal will visit site of terror attack

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Pathankot terror attack

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Watch: More terrorists likely inside the IAF base

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3 more terrorists likely inside the IAF base, grenades hurled at a neighbourhood gurdwara

11:56 AM (IST)

This happening after a week of PM Modi meeting Nawaz Sharif raises serious questions: Ahmed Patel

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Watch: Fresh gunshots heard during combing operations

11:49 AM (IST)

Two loud explosions heard from inside IAF base where search for 5th terrorist is under way

11:48 AM (IST)

Death toll rises to 3 after another Defense Service Corps jawan succumbs to his injuries

11:25 AM (IST)

Search for the 5th terrorist still going on, encounter is not over yet.

11:23 AM (IST)

NIA team has reached the spot

11:16 AM (IST)

NIA team reaches Pathankot

11:07 AM (IST)

Police suspect presence of fifth terrorist inside the airbase

11:05 AM (IST)

Gunshots heard again during combing operation

10:57 AM (IST)

Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal condemns the attack

10:54 AM (IST)

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval briefs Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the terror attack

10:51 AM (IST)

Our forces gave a befitting response in Punjab, says Rajnath Singh

10:44 AM (IST)

NSA Ajit Doval closely monitoring the situation

10:42 AM (IST)

Pakistan is our neighbour and we want peace, but any terrorist attack on India will get a befitting response: Rajnath Singh to ANI

10:39 AM (IST)

Any aggression towards us will receive a befitting reply from our side : Home minister Rajnath Singh to ANI

10:21 AM (IST)

Officials hold emergency meeting at IAF headquarters, Delhi

10:12 AM (IST)

One Garud commando and another Defense Security Corps jawan were martyred in encounter with terrorists

10:10 AM (IST)

Watch: Intelligence traced 4 phone calls between terrorists, Pak handlers

10:04 AM (IST)

Indian Air Force chief to brief defence minister Manohar Parrikar

09:59 AM (IST)

Indian intelligence traced 4 phone calls between the terrorists in Pathankot and Pakistan handlers between 12:35 am to 1:40 am

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Watch: Jaish-e-Mohammed module behind Punjab terror attack

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Watch: 4 terrorists killed in gunbattle

09:43 AM (IST)

Terrorists had infiltrated into India three days ago, sources say they are from Bahawalpur in Pakistan: ANI

09:36 AM (IST)

Area not sanitised yet, combing operation continues: Punjab Police ADGP (Law and Order) H S Dhillon

09:10 AM (IST)

Gun battle between terrorists and security forces has ended, area not sanitized yet, combing operations continue: ANI

09:09 AM (IST)

Suspected Pakistani terrorists on Saturday attacked an Air Force Base here in Punjab, triggering an encounter in which four attackers and two IAF personnel were killed and 6 security men were injured.09:01 AM (IST)

Watch: Terrorists stormed Pathankot Air Force base in Army fatigues

08:52 AM (IST)

1 IAF soldier killed, 5 Air Force personnel injured, encounter still on.

08:42 AM (IST)

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval to brief PM Modi on the Pathankot terror attack

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The BJP now has to sidestep its previous “terror & talks can’t go together” & insulate the Indo-Pak dialogue from such attacks

Omar Abdullah, Former CM of J&K08:16 AM (IST)

08:14 AM (IST)

Counter-terror operations currently underway at Pathankot Air Force base. National Security Adviser Ajit Doval monitoring operations: Times Now

07:50 AM (IST)

Top officials convene emergency meet at Air Force HQ in Delhi, situation monitored at the highest level

07:41 AM (IST)

Terrorists have been restrained to the domestic area of Pathankot Air Force Station; technical area of the airbase safe

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