The Sena further asked whether terror activities in Jammu and Kashmir could be attributed to Hindu organisations.
“I mentioned the ‘Hindu militants’ term in my report. Even if I change my view, I cannot rub it off. I am not a politician,” says Justice Liberhan.
The Congress hit back, saying that the hostage-terrorist trade-off in Kandahar during the BJP rule had weakened the resolve against terror.
Shinde’s statement came in the backdrop of the claim by Union Home minister Rajanth Singh who said the government’s fight against terrorism got weakened after the use of the word by the UPA government.
‘Terrorism is terrorism, it does not have any caste, creed or religion,’ Home Minister Rajnath Singh said.
On a day Punjab’s border district of Gurdaspur was hit by a terror strike, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said India wants to have cordial relations with Pakistan but will give a befitting reply if national pride is challenged.
The Home Minister said the central government is monitoring the situation in Gurdaspur and he was confident that the situation would be brought under control.
Amanmani is currently lodged in Lucknow jail in connection with a case of kidnapping lodged against him last year.
Meanwhile, Delhi Police have registered a case against some AAP workers for allegedly thrashing a policeman at the site of the incident.
Rajnath Singh was responding to a question about hoisting of Pakistani flags in Kashmir valley in last two days as well as in recent past.
Nandalal and Kajol were killed in indiscriminate firing by suspected ULFA (I) militants in Bijuliban village in Tinsukia on Tuesday night. His wife, son and nephew were also injured.
He said the ministry has also put in place a detailed Standard Operating Procedure on the functioning of coastal police stations.
Ministers of State for Home Kiren Rijiju and Haribhai Chaudhary will also attend the one-day meeting.
There was also a need to tighten vigil along the Indo-Bangladesh and Indo-Bhutan borders, Singh said, asking the chief ministers to open more police stations in the border areas
Talking about the development of the region, Gogoi said that the growth of the region will be expedited if the Centre restores Special Category Status for the North Eastern states.
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