I have come with heavy heart: EAM Swaraj on her Morocco visit after Pulwama attack

Updated:1 month ago IST

Rabat (Morocco), Feb 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj while interacting with the Indian community in Morocco’s capital Rabat said that she has come to the country with a heavy after deadly Pulwama terrorist attack that claimed lives of over 40 CRPF personnel. “It's my first visit to Morocco. When I tour I do happily but I've come here with a heavy heart. I left on 16th morning and on 14th our 40 jawans were killed in Pulwama. All ambassadors thought I might cancel my visit, I thought I should cancel my visit”, said EAM Swaraj. “When I told this to PM, he said something which I'd like to share. “ PM Modi said that Morocco always stood with us against terrorism. It's going to sign an agreement with us over counter-terrorism. It's fighting radicalisation. So please go there." Agreeing, I came here”, she added.

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