The terrorist incidents have significantly reduced in Jammu and Kashmir in the recent years. In a written reply in the Rajya Sabha today, Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai said, the number of terrorist incidents have reduced 59 per cent during 2020 as compared to 2019.
He added that terrorist incidents have reduced 32 per cent up to June this year in comparison to the corresponding period last year. Mr. Rai said, the government has adopted a policy of zero tolerance towards terrorism and has taken various measures.
He said, adequate strength of forces are deployed in Jammu and Kashmir for augmenting the counter insurgency grid, strengthening internal security and maintaining law and order.