300 terrorists still active in Jammu and Kashmir, MHA tells lok sabha
Wednesday, January 9, 2019, 8:53 AM
In a written reply to lok sabha, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) today said around 300 terrorists were active in Jammu and Kashmir and were receiving help from locals. The MHA said there have been 1,213 incidents of terrorism in Jammu & Kashmir since 2014 till December-21, 2018. It said 183 civilians lost their lives and 838 terrorists were neutralized during this time.
Five northern states account for half the licensed guns
Sunday, December 23, 2018, 9:38 AM
The five states of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, and Uttarakhand account for more than half the countrys 35 lakh gun licences. And according to Ministry of Home Affairs data, given to Parliament earlier this week, almost 13 percent or 4.57 lakh licences were issued in the last three years.