Tribune News Service
New Delhi, September 16
The authorities on Wednesday mentioned that previously six months there was no infiltration from throughout the Sino-Indian borders, however 47 infiltration bids had been made alongside the Indo-Pak border throughout the identical interval.
Union Minister of State (MoS) for Home Nityanad Rai knowledgeable the Rajya Sabha in a written reply that 594 makes an attempt of infiltration into Jammu and Kashmir by Pakistani militants have been reported within the final three years, of which 312 had been profitable.
The minister mentioned, “The government has adopted a multi-pronged approach to contain cross-border infiltration, which inter-alia include multi-tiered deployment along the International border/Line of Control, improved intelligence and operational coordination, border fencing, deploying technological solutions and taking pro-active action against infiltrators.”
Rai in a written response contended that no infiltration has been reported alongside the Indo-China borders over the last six months.
In response to a different query, MoS (Home) G Kishan Reddy mentioned 582 terrorists had been killed in Jammu and Kashmir by safety forces within the final three years, whereas 46 terrorists had been arrested throughout the identical interval.
As many as 76 Army personnel had been additionally killed in Jammu and Kashmir from 2018 until September eight this 12 months, the minister added.