Efforts on to finish residual militancy, drug menace in JK: DGP

Updated: Sep 26 2023 4:47PM

Jammu, Sep 26 (PTI) Asserting that terrorism is at its lowest ebb in Jammu and Kashmir, Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Tuesday said efforts are on to finish residual militancy and also the drug menace from the Union territory.

He said the anti-terrorist operation in south Kashmir's Kokernag about a fortnight ago was a successful one and there was no change in the peaceful atmosphere in the valley after the gunfight.

"Militancy (in Jammu and Kashmir) has reached its lowest ebb with the contribution of the people. Police and other security forces, who have a lot of contribution (in controlling terrorism), are promise-bound to finish it off and efforts are on in this direction," the police chief told reporters at Katra in Reasi district.