NSA, Home Secy attend meeting
New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday reviewed the security situation, particularly in Jammu and Kashmir, where nearly 50 CRPF personnel were killed in a suicide bombing attack last week, home ministry officials said.
During the meeting, the home minister was briefed about the prevailing security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, including along the Indo-Pak border, a home ministry official said.
National Security Advisor Ajit Doval too participated in the meeting which was attended by Union home secretary Rajiv Gauba, director of intelligence bureau Rajiv Jain besides others.
The meeting also took stock of the steps being taken to hunt down the militants operating in Jammu and Kashmir and how to check attempts of infiltrations from across the border.
The home minister directed the officials to ensure that all possible steps should be taken against the militants currently operating in Kashmir valley and protection of innocent Kashmiris living in different parts of the country, the official said.