Rajnath reviews situation in Naxal-hit areas
Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday reviewed security situation in Jammu and Kashmir and the Naxal-affected states in the wake of recent violence there.
Singh was briefed about the ground situation in J-K, particularly along the border, where the bodies of two soldiers were mutilated by Pakistan Army.
Top security brass, including Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi and chiefs of intelligence agencies, briefed the home minister about the steps taken to tighten security along the border, official sources said. The home minister directed the top officials to ensure strict vigil along the International Border, which is guarded by the BSF. In the Naxal-hit states, the home minister has been told, the security forces were continuing their operations against ultras in areas like Sukma.