SRINAGAR, APR 12 2019
Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) vice president and former MLC Ghulam Nabi Monga said that central government has decided to kill all Kashmir.
Monga said, “Step by step central government is killing people of Kashmir as they have decided to do this”.
He added that from the beginning of Governor’s Rule in Kashmir the incident of volition has been increased, civilian killing is unacceptable.
Monga added that Congress will try to improve the situation in Kashmir valley and resolve issues.
According to the reports over 800 incidents have been reported in J&K over the three years ending 2017–up from 208 in 2015 to 342 in 2017.
As many as 744 people died in these three years: 471 militants, 201 security forces and 72 civilians, the data show.
The PDP and the BJP formed a coalition government in Jammu & Kashmir in March 2015. Since then armed encounters between militants and security forces have increased by 53% over the preceding three years, on May 18, 2018. In 247 encounters recorded from 2015 to 2017, 439 militants (including 156 Kashmiris) and 200 government forces (including 109 army personnel) were killed. (PTK)