206 militancy incidents, 28 infiltration bids reported in J&K this year: MHA

‘366 persons below 30 years of age were detained in J&K under UAPA from 2018 to 2020’.
206 militancy incidents, 28 infiltration bids reported in J&K this year: MHA
Security forces leave the site of an encounter with militants in south Kashmir. [Photo used for representational purpose only].Mubashir Khan/GK File

Srinagar, Dec 14: The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) Tuesday informed the Parliament that 206 militancy related incidents were reported in J&K till December 5 this year against 244 in 2020.

According to news agency KNO, the MHA, replying to a query, said that the estimated net infiltration in J&K this year was 28 bids till October 31 compared to 51 in the entire year of 2020.

The MHA also informed the House that over 2500 people below 30 years of age were arrested under Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act since 2018 till 2020.

Maximum arrests during this period were in UP (931) followed by J&K (366).

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