Union Minister of Say for Home G Kishan Reddy Tuesday informed the Lok Sabha that 765 of us had been arrested for his or her involvement in stonepelting incidents in Jammu-Kashmir attributable to the abrogation ofArticle 370.
“Since August 5, 2019 to November 15, 2019, 765 of us admire been arrested in 190 conditions registered touching on to stone pelting/law and clarify. From January 1, 2019 to August 4, 2019, 361 such conditions had been registered,” the minister mentioned, replying to a written search files from within the Lok Sabha.
In reply to a separate search files from, Reddy also mentioned that Pakistan has committed 950 ceasefire violations between the months of August and October
“950 incidents of ceasefire violation alongside the LoC from all the scheme in which by strategy of the border in Jammu and Kashmir had been reported for the length of August 2019 to October 2019,” he mentioned, replying a written search files from,” he mentioned.
On August 5, the central authorities had introduced the abrogation of the actual station given to Jammu and Kashmir below Article 370 of the Constitution and the bifurcation of the converse into two Union Territories.
Reddy also mentioned security forces admire identified a abundant decision of “troublemakers, instigators and mob mobilisers” in J&K and a bunch of preventive measures taken against them, including detention below the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) and preventive arrests.
“Investigation has revealed that a bunch of separatist organisations and activists, that are fragment of the Hurriyat, admire been leisurely the incidents of stonepelting within the Kashmir valley. The NIA has chargesheeted 18 persons in fright-funding conditions up to now,” he mentioned.
In his reply to one more search files from, Reddy mentioned the Jammu and Kashmir administration had informed that a total of 34,10,219 tourists, including 12,934 foreigners, visited Jammu and Kashmir within the closing six months and an earnings of Rs 25.12 crore was earned by strategy of tourism for the length of this era.
The minister mentioned after the abrogation of Article 370, at the origin, attendance of students was skinny within the colleges of Jammu and Kashmir, which progressively picked up and currently, stood at 99.7 per cent for the length of the continuing examination.
On a search files from associated to make utilize of of pellet guns since August 5, the minister mentioned pellet guns had been frail with abundant caution, most attention-grabbing to take care of severe law-and-clarify complications to steer clear of civilian casualties.
With PTI inputs