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Uri attack: High level review meeting to take place in New Delhi today
17 soldiers were killed in one of the deadliest attacks on Indian Army at Uri near the Line of Control with Pakistan on Sunday, when four heavily armed terrorists breached into the camp. The bodies of the martyred soldiers are being flown back to their homes today.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has spoken to the political and military leadership and instructed the senior officials to monitor the situation. A team of the National Investigation Agency (NIA) will reach Uri today and begin its inquiry into the deadliest attack.

India has directly blamed Pakistan for the attack. A high-level review meeting will also take place today, which will be chaired by PM Modi, Rajnath Singh and attended by HM Rajnath Singh, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Intelligence Bureau Chief, Army Chief, DGMO, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi etc.

Before the review meeting, PM Modi briefed media and said, "I assure the nation that those behind this despicable attack will not go unpunished."

Rajnath Singh has also canceled his trips to Russia and the US. He also had a meeting with defence minister Manohar Parrikar and Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag, both of whom visited Jammu and Kashmir yesterday after the attack.

Meanwhile, the Indian Army has confirmed that there are clear signs that the terrorists belong to the Pakistan based group Jaish-e-Mohammed. But, Pakistan is not taking the blame and called it, "baseless and irresponsible accusations". They even said that it is, "deplorable that the Indian Minister chose to blame Pakistan for the incident even prior to conducting proper investigation."

According to sources, India is likely to raise the Uri attack at the United Nations General Assembly, which is in session in New York. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will strongly emphasise on Pakistan's involvement in her speech on September 26.

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