Naya Kashmir: 42% reduction in terrorist incidents after abrogation of Article 370, 450 terrorists killed


Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. This is the Prime Minister's first visit to Jammu and Kashmir after the abrogation of Article 370. Modi will participate in a program organized on Panchayati Raj Day at Palli village in Samba district here. Two days before the Prime Minister's visit, terrorists attacked a bus loaded with Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) near Chatha camp in Jammu and Kashmir. The CISF bus was carrying 15 jawans on duty at the time of the incident. One CISF jawan was martyred in this attack, while six others were injured. Two terrorists were also killed in retaliatory action. On Friday itself, a security forces carried out an operation in Sujwan, Jammu and Kashmir. Four terrorists were also killed in this. In this way, within a day, the security forces killed six terrorists.


Let us understand that after the abrogation of Article 370 in the Valley on 5th August 2019, terrorist incidents decreased or increased? How many civilians died in terrorist attacks? How many terrorists were killed and how many soldiers were martyred in these incidents?
Terrorist incidents increased or decreased after the abrogation of Article 370?
In December last, the government told the Rajya Sabha that after August 5, 2019, there has been a decrease in terrorist incidents in the Valley. Article 370 was removed on 5 August 2019. In the previous 841 days, there were 843 terrorist incidents. That is, before the removal of Article 370, on an average, there was one terrorist incident every day. In the 841 days after the abrogation of 370, only 496 terrorist incidents took place in the Valley. In this context, there has been a reduction of about 42 percent in terrorist incidents in the Valley. On 2 February 2022 also, the government told in the Rajya Sabha that from 5 August 2019 to 26 January 2022, a total of 541 terrorist incidents took place in the Valley. 439 terrorists were killed in these incidents. 98 of our jawans were martyred in these terrorist attacks. At the same time, 109 civilians also died. Personal property worth about Rs 5.3 crore was also damaged. From December 2020 to November 2021, security forces caught alive 12 terrorists from Jammu and Kashmir, while 165 were killed.