“We will never forget the cowardly attack on our Parliament on this day in 2001. We remember the courage and sacrifice of those who lost their lives protecting our Parliament. India will always be grateful to them,” he tweeted.
We will never forget the cowardly attack on our Parliament on this day in 2001. We remember courage and sacrifice… https://t.co/NI6LaIdjzT
– Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) 1607824255000
Nine people, including eight members of security personnel, were killed in the attack by terrorists belonging to teams based in Pakistan. The five terrorists were killed by the security forces. The incident caused a high level of tension between India and Pakistan and a massive improvement in the security of Parliament.