Centre ‘closely watching militant funding’ in JK


Srinagar, The Centre on Thursday said it is keeping a close watch on “illegal flow of funds to fuel militancy” in Jammu and Kashmir and action is being taken by security agencies in such instances.

“All militancy-related incidents, including militancy funding, are being monitored by the agencies. Appropriate action is also being taken,” spokesperson in the Home Ministry Ashok Prasad told reporters here.

He was replying to a question on Pakistan’s alleged continuous attempts to fund militancy in Jammu and Kashmir.

Prasad said the state police along with the central paramilitary forces is trying to bring back normalcy in Jammu and Kashmir.

“All efforts are being made to bring back normalcy. The central government is providing all help to the state government,” he said. PTI