Army officer said: 168 terrorists active in Jammu and Kashmir, 12 attempts to infiltrate along LoC failed

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At least 168 terrorists are active in Jammu and Kashmir while 75 terrorists were killed in encounters this year. Among the slain terrorists, 21 were foreigners. In the last 11 months, terrorists were eliminated in encounters along the Line of Control and 12 infiltration attempts were foiled.

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The anti-terrorist operation will continue in full force till then

A senior army official said the counter-insurgency operation would go on in full force till the remaining 168 terrorists either surrender or are killed. The situation is improving in entire Jammu and Kashmir. With the specified deployment of the army, a positive environment is being created to accelerate the pace of development works of the government.

Security forces killed 180 terrorists in the year 2021

The benefits of peace are reaching the people and they are also getting inspired to maintain peace. He told that in the year 2021, 180 terrorists were killed by the security forces, out of which 18 were foreigners. This was possible due to coordination with intelligence or network and support of common people.

Last year 495 over ground workers were caught

Last year 495 over ground workers were caught, while in the first four months of this year only 87 such people have been caught. Violation of ceasefire, infiltration attempt or any other audacious attempt by the enemy will be strongly retaliated.