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Terrorist Incidents After Revocation of Article 370

India PIB

Ministry of Home Affairs

Posted On: 16 SEP 2020 3:24PM by PIB Delhi

After 5th August, 2019, the number of terrorist incidents in Jammu and Kashmir have reduced significantly as under: -

Before 5th August, 2019 from 29.06.2018 to 04.08.2019 (402 days) After 5th August, 2019 from 05.08.2019 to 09.09.2020 (402 days)
455 211

 

No major terror attack took place in the hinterland of the country during the period from 05.08.2019 to 09.09.2020.

The Government has adopted a policy of zero tolerance towards terrorism and has taken various measures, such as strengthening of security apparatus, strict enforcement of law against anti-national elements, intensified cordon and search operations to effectively deal with the challenges posed by the terrorist organisations. Security Forces keep a close watch on persons who attempt to provide support to terrorists and initiate action against them.

This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri G. Kishan Reddy in a written reply to question in the Rajya Sabha today.

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NW/RK/PK/DDD/365

(Release ID: 1654991)



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