Indians were shocked when 40 CRPF personnel were killed when a convoy of vehicles carrying them were attacked by a vehicle-borne suicide bomber in Pulwama. And after 12 days, India woke up to yet another news: Indian Air Force (IAF) fighters crossed the Line of Control in Kashmir and destroyed Jaish-e-Mohammad's terror camps early on Tuesday.
And boy oh boy, netizens were abuzz with celebratory posts and saluting the forces.
Ever since the Pulwama terror attack, the top trending topics on Twitter were 'surgicalstrike2.0' ,'revenge' and 'Pulwama', but today the top trends are 'IndiaStrikesBack', 'Balakot' , 'AirStrike', 'HowsTheJosh' and 'BharathMataKiJai'.
Well, with these Twitter churned out some of the best reaction and memes.
Some even went to the extend asking for leave from office to soak in the excitement.
From Tom and Jerry, to Munnai Bhai to Akshay Kumar's Kesari, Twitter had all of them.
A Twitter handle called Pakistan Defence, the fan account dedicated to Pakistan Army, tweeted at 12.06 am on Tuesday, "Sleep tight because PAF is awake." #PakistanZindabad." and many including former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah had a gala time trolling with with hilarious jokes.
Meanwhile, the Indian film fraternity lauded the IAF strike on Pakistan terror camps with full fervor, saluting the bravery of the real-life heroes who carried out the mission.