Jammu And Kashmir: With 168 Killed, 2017 Has Already Seen Highest Number Of Militant Deaths In 4 Years, Reveals RTI Response


Militant Deaths

One hundred and sixty-eight militants have been killed by security forces in the state of Jammu and Kashmir this year until October  the highest yearly total in four years  according to an RTI response to Firstpost.

Additionally, a total of 45 army personnel have lost their lives in the state in 2017.

The 168 militants include top terrorist commanders such as Lashkar-e-Taiba’s Abu Dujana and Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani’s successor Sabzar Ahmad Bhat.

The RTI response, signed by Lieutenant Colonel Rajiv Guleria for the CPIO of the Indian Army, says the numbers reflect the deaths until 10 October, 2017. Read More…

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