Many Terrorist Training Camps Active in PoK,Centre Tells Rajya Sabha

New Delhi: Many terrorist training camps are active in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and such facilities are used for training and subsequently, infiltration into Jammu and Kashmir , Parliament was informed on Wednesday.

In a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha, Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy also said the government has  consistently emphasised to Pakistan to put an end to cross-border infiltration of terrorists and dismantle the infrastructure supporting terrorism on a permanent basis.

“According to reports, there are several terrorist training camps in Pakistan-occupied Jammu and Kashmir (PoJK), which are used for training and subsequently  for infiltrating trained militants and terrorists into Jammu  and Kashmir for terrorist activities. Some of these training camps are still active and imparting training to militants,” he said.

The  minister said  the government has repeatedly raised the issue of Pakistan’s continued support to cross border terrorism and terrorist  infiltration in bilateral, regional and multilateral fora.