Once a hot bed, Shopian’s Zainapora almost militancy free : DGP

Once a hot bed, Shopian’s Zainapora almost militancy free : DGP

Says No religion teaches murder of humanity and killing of innocent people

Suhail Khan

Srinagar, Sep 22 : Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbag Singh Thursday said that once a hotbed of militancy, Zainapora area of Shopian district is almost militancy free zone now and the scenario has changed.

As per Kashmir Despatch Correspondent, the police chief while talking to media on the sidelines of a function in Shopian, said people of this area have rejected violence and are living with peace now.

He said that the youth of this area now want to join the police force with great enthusiasm.

“Thousands of young people have come here for employment and people of this area now want development,” DGP briefed the media.

The police chief stated, “No religion teaches murder of humanity and killing of innocent people. We should denounce terrorism and we all have to work jointly to stop those who are against the peace, brotherhood and harmony.”

DGP said that some elements are disturbed by witnessing growing peace in Jammu and Kashmir and are making attempts to disturb it.

“Besides J&K Police, and other security forces, it’s the responsibility of the people to consolidate this peace further,” he added.

He said that terrorist training camps/ launch pads across the border are still active and infiltration attempts were made from LoC and IB.

He further said that J&K Police and security forces have tracked down many of these infiltrators.

“During the current year around three dozen Pakistani terrorists affiliated with JeM & LeT were killed which indicated involvement of Pakistan and its agencies in formenting trouble in Jammu and Kashmir,” DGP said.

He said that Police, Security forces and the people of J&K would continue to work together to foil their evil intentions and further strengthen the peace.

” I think before winter sets in some more infiltration bids would be attempted, ” he said.

The DGP said that every visitor who goes back from here has a different opinion as he is all praise for the people, tourist industry and the way they are being conducted by the administration and security forces.

The DGP said that Pakistan has been sending weapons to drag our youth on the path of destruction adding that with intensified efforts and strong response of J&K Police and CAPFs coupled with rejection by the youth, it is now pushing drugs to harm our younger generation.

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