A lot of paramilitary forces have arrived in Jammu and Kashmir. Most of them have been deployed in north Kashmir and components of Jammu area. The huge troop build-up has led some native leaders to lift issues as that is for the primary time Jammu and Kashmir is seeing such a build-up since August 2019, when particular standing to the state was scrapped and it was divided into two Union Territories.
Officers, nevertheless, have stated there is no such thing as a fact in rumours of the troop motion as a prelude to some massive growth. The troops arriving within the Union Territory are those that went for election obligation to West Bengal and different states, a senior police officer stated.
“These troops are coming back from states the place elections have been held not too long ago. They’re being re-inducted. It is not new deployment,” Inspector Basic of Police Vijay Kumar stated.
Native leaders say such a large troop motion is resulting in worries about one thing massive going to occur. Some political leaders who have been detained after particular standing to the state was scrapped stated they feared they may very well be detained once more.
Whereas rumours are flying thick and quick – ought to we be prepared for second semester?
MLA’s hostel 2.0? 😬
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Officers have stated some 200 firms of paramilitary forces from Jammu and Kashmir have been despatched to states for meeting elections, largely to West Bengal. Fifty firms returned a month in the past, and the remaining are coming again now and being redeployed.
Earlier than the announcement in August 2019 to scrap particular standing to the state, no less than 800 further firms drawn from central paramilitary forces have been rushed to Kashmir valley.
Early final 12 months, 100 firms have been pulled out from Jammu and Kashmir and despatched to different components of the nation after protests broke out towards the Citizenship (Modification) Act.