Stone Pelting incidents has slumped in Kashmir and there is one organisation that we should thank for this. National Investigation Team (NIA), while Security Forces especially CRPF and Jammu Kashmir Police is responsible for containing the protests and protesters it was NSA who destroyed the backbone of Kashmiri Stone Pelters.
Home Minister ‘Rajnath Singh’ inaugurated NIA office and residential campus in Lucknow today and said incidents of stone-pelting have reduced in Jammu and Kashmir due to the role of the National Investigation Agency (NIA).
“You have seen the role of the NIA in Jammu and Kashmir where incidents of stone pelting have come down. We have taken the pledge for India’s security and strict action is being taken for this. We will accept challenges and in the past three years incident of Naxalism, terrorism and extremism have seen a downward trend,” he said.
“We will win over Naxalism, terrorism, and extremism. In the past three years, extremism has come down by 75 per cent in the northeast and Naxalism has come down by 35-40 percent,” HM Rajnath Singh added.
He also emphasised on putting halt on terror funding sources and said, “If we plug sources of fake currency and terror funding, it will be a big blow to terrorism. NIA is doing a great job here. Its name sends fear down the spine of those indulging in terror funding.”
“Fake currency plays vital role in fuelling Naxalism and terrorism. NIA curbing this and is investigating cases of terror funding.” he added.