PM Modi directs for deployment of full counter- terror capabilities in J&K

Srinagar, June 13 (KNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday directed for the need for a robust deployment of the country’s full range of counter-terror capabilities to effectively address the threats in Jammu and Kashmir.

He was chairing a review meeting to assess the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir after terrorists carried out major attacks on Jammu region.

The meeting was joined by National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and other high-ranking officials related to security of country, source told Kashmir News Service ( KNS).

They added that the Prime Minister received a detailed briefing on the current security landscape and ongoing counter-terrorism initiatives in the region.

The briefing also included the counter terrorism initiatives in wake of terror attacks and encounters in Jammu region in the last one week.

Following the review, he also held a discussion with Union Home Minister Amit Shah, focusing on the strategic deployment of security forces and the operational aspects of counter-terrorism measures.Click Here To Follow Our WhatsApp Channel

Reports also said that the Prime Minister also spoke with Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha to get an update on the local administration’s efforts and the overall situation on the ground.

Sources added that the high-level review meeting was called in response to a recent surge in terrorist activities in Jammu and Kashmir.

Over the past four days, terrorists have carried out attacks in four different locations across the Reasi, Kathua, and Doda districts. These incidents have resulted in the tragic deaths of nine pilgrims and a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan. Additionally, seven security personnel and several other individuals sustained injuries during these attacks.(KNS). 

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