Indian Army cracks down on militants in Jammu and Kashmir, killing 200 terrorists so far this year

Bengali Hunt Desk: The Indian security forces have killed about 200 militants in Jammu and Kashmir this year. According to the news agency ANI, the figures were only given until October. Note that in 2019, the army killed 159 militants. According to combined figures from the CRPF, army and police, the highest number of 49 militants was killed in June.

According to statistics, the highest number of military operations has been in South Kashmir. The army has conducted 137 operations in that area alone. The army has conducted 96 operations in areas like Shopian and Pulwama. The army has conducted 49 operations in both the places. It is noteworthy that militant groups in areas like Shopian and Pulwama have brainwashed most of the youth and added them to their group.

Hezbollah Mujahideen is said to have been the most militant. The army has killed 72 militants of the Pakistan-backed militant group. 59 militants of Lashkar-e-Taiba have been killed in the operation.

According to security input, the Lashkar-e-Taiba has shouldered the responsibility of conducting militant activities in the valley at this time. Hizbul Mujahideen, on the other hand, has been tasked with attacking police and setting up large barricades in the valley. According to statistics, 57 Jaish-e-Mohammed militants have been eliminated. Militants affiliated with 32 different militant groups have also been eliminated. Among them are Islamic State militants.

It is to be noted that this year the army has carried out a large-scale militant clean-up operation in Kashmir. A few months ago, Jammu and Kashmir Police Director General Dilbag Singh told a press conference that top leaders of major militant outfits had been cleared. One operation after another by the army broke the waist of the militants.