Srinagar: The Union Government on Tuesday said that 104 security personnel were killed in militancy related incidents in Jammu and Kashmir in the last two years.
Minister of State MHA Nityanand Rai while responding to a question of BJP leader and Member of Parliament Dr Nishikant Dubey said that 176 attempts were made by militants to infiltrate into Jammu and Kashmir from across the border in the last two years during which 31 militants were killed.
He said that 99 infiltration attempts were made in 2020 and 19 militants were killed. In 2021, 77 infiltration attempts were made and 12 infiltrators were killed and one was captured alive.
He said that 62 security personnel were killed while 106 were injured in the militancy violence including encounters and infiltration by militants in 2020.
He added that 42 security personnel were killed while 117 were injured in the militancy violence in 2021. KNO