Suggesting that the surgical strikes carried out by the army in Pakistan occupied Kashmir in September last year had had lasting benefits, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said infiltration of terrorists from across the border had declined by 45 per cent after the strikes as compared to the previous six months.
Mr Singh said security situation in Jammu and Kashmir has been improved
“I completely trust the security forces and the people of Jammu and Kashmir…. I assure that we will end terrorism in Kashmir,” the minister said.
“We have been successful in countering the challenges posed by the ISIS,” he said
Mr.Singh said the Modi’s government achieved big successes over the past three years .
Maoist violence has been declined by 25 percent when compared to the past three years. Casualties have gone down by 42 percent but surrender by Maoist cadres had gone up to 185 percent