Lesser terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir under BJP rule: Report

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: Jan 02, 2018, 04:29 PM IST

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Terror-related incidents happened fewer under BJP government than UPA rule, shows an official data accessed by the news agency ANI.

ANI revealed data of Jammu and Kashmir terror incidents which shows how such incidents happened less during BJP government as compared to the UPA government.

More terrorist have been killed by security forces during the BJP government than under UPA.

580 terrorist have been killed since BJP took charge in 2014, though under UPA rule 471 were killed.


The data also shows that lesser number of civilians deaths in terrorist-related violence happened under BJP government. 

Under BJP rule there were 100 casualties and in UPA's tenure from 2010 to 2013 there were 108 casualties.


Also in terror-related incidents, it saw a dip under BJP government.

There were 1094 terror-related incidents under BJP government and 1218 incidents under UPA rule.


In the past,  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has repeatedly claimed that terrorism has been reduced especially in Jammu and Kashmir.

On Tuesday, Union Minister Hansraj Ahir announced in Lok Sabha that 10,000 crores have been taken aside for internal security related expenditure in Jammu and Kashmir, Northeastern region and the Naxal-hit areas.