Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman visited 166 Military Hospital (MH) Jammu on February 12, 2018 and met the sufferers of terror strike, who were under treatment at MH. She was accompanied by Lt Gen YVK Mohan, GOC Rising Star Corps and briefed by Brig Ajay Malik, Commandant MH Jammu.
She met all the injured individually, interacted with them and also discussed about ongoing treatment with team of doctors. The injured shared the life threatening horrors faced by them and the Raksha Mantri listened to them patiently, pacified them and assured of all suitable actions and befitting reply to the enemy for this misadventure.
The Raksha Mantri burst into tears while interacting with Mrs Shahzada who gave birth to a baby girl despite being grievously injured by the terrorists. She comforted her with a affectionate hug. The RM again burst into tears while interacting with Miss Neha D/o Martyr Hony Lt Madan Lal Choudhary and gave her a motherly hug. She wished all of them a speedy recovery. The Raksha Mantri complimented the Commandant, his team of Doctors and Staff for their relentless life saving efforts and attending to all the injured with relentless efforts exhibiting praiseworthy professionalism.