LD PARRIKAR 2 LAST - (REOPENS DEL76)
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Meanwhile addressing a group of ex-servicemen in Pune, Parrikar said the government has given "full freedom" to the army to conduct any counter-insurgency operation.
"If any officer from armed forces goes out on a counter- insurgency or counter-terrorist operation, government gives full freedom to them to do whatever they feel is right and I am not going to stop them.
"During winter time all these militants, who hide in adjoining jungles, come to the villages to take shelter and this is the best ...