ISIL is seeking to rebuild its capabilities in Syria after its major downfall in the last 5 years and with the reports of use of Chemical Weapons in its controlled areas, India is concerned that they could be misused.
DGP Singh also said the year saw fewer infiltration of terrorists from across the border with the UT coming across no instance of any terrorist from Afghanistan infiltrating into the country.
According to DGP Dilbag Singh, 182 terrorists, including 44 top ultras, killed in 100 successful operations in Jammu and Kashmir in 2021.
Jammu And Kashmir: The Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai in Rajya Sabha said seven persons have been arrested in connection with attacks on religious minorities, while four terrorists involved in these incidents have been killed.
Terrorists on Sunday opened fire and injured a JKP Follower Mushtaq Ahmad Wagay at Pulwama. He has been shifted to Bone and Joint Hospital for treatment.
Security forces killed Feroz Ahmad Dar, a member of proscribed terror outfit Hizbul Mujahideen, who was involved in several terror attacks, including an attack in Shopian's Zainapora back in 2018, which killed four police personnel.
Two policemen were killed and 12 others injured as terrorists opened fire on a bus carrying Jammu and Kashmir Armed Police personnel on the outskirts of Srinagar on Monday, the 20th anniversary of the Parliament Attack, according to officials.
The slain terrorist has been identified as Sameer Ahmad Tantray, who was a categorized terrorist linked with proscribed terror outfit JeM and was part of groups involved in several terror crime cases. He was a resident of Baragam.
The terrorists fired upon JKP Constable Tausif Ahmad near his residence at SD Colony, Batamaloo in Srinagar at about 8 pm.
The officials said the suspected terrorist, affiliated with Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh(JMB) was arrested from the state's South 24 Parganas district.
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he hopes to continue working well with the new German government during Chancellor Angela Merkel's farewell visit to the country.
According to the Army, the bodies of a jawan and the JCO were recovered during the search operation on October 16.
Police claim 13 terrorists have been killed in Kashmir in nine encounters over the last nine days.
The J&K UT has witnessed a spike in civilian killings with at least seven civilians killed in the past three days, with the latest being a school principal and a teacher.
There has been spurt in killings of civilians in Kashmir in the past three days, with at least seven civilians killed, including famous chemist ML Bindroo.
Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby said that the United States is within its rights to continue drone strikes inside Afghanistan.
According to latest Congressional Research Service report, among the foreign terror groups in Pakistan, five groups including LeT and Jaish are India centric.
'We exercise our Right of Reply to one more attempt by the leader of Pakistan to tarnish the image of this august Forum by bringing in matters internal to my country, and going so far as to spew falsehoods on the world stage,' First Secretary Sneha Dubey said in the UN General Assembly on Friday.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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