- We will not only secure India internally but can also cross border, if needed, to protect the country,” Rajnath said
- The home minister said India wants to maintain friendly relations with Pakistan but that country was not keen for it.
NEW DELHI: Blasting Pakistan for giving political legitimacy to terror mastermind Hafiz Saeed, home minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said security forces can cross over the Line of Control, if needed, to protect country’s territorial integrity.
Making it clear that Jammu and Kashmir will remain an integral part of India, Singh said the Narendra Modi government wants a permanent solution to the Kashmir issue and the interlocutor appointed by it was ready to talk to anyone who is willing to have a dialogue.
“We will not only secure India internally but can also cross border, if needed, to protect the country,” he said at an event in New Delhi.