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Ramzan ceasefire to end in Jammu and Kashmir

The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh lauded the security forces for their restraint during the ceasefire and said they’ve been directed to take all necessary action now to stop violence in the state

The Centre has decided not to extend the suspension of anti-terror operations in Jammu and Kashmir as announced in the beginning of Ramadan.

A Ministry of Home Affairs statement said that the operations against terrorists will resume.

“The government took the decision that security forces will not conduct offensive operations in Jammu and Kashmir during the holy month of Ramadan,” Home Minister Rajnath Singh said in a tweet.

Then in a series of tweets, appreciating the role of security forces during the month of Ramzan, he made it clear that the forces now have been directed to take all necessary steps to prevent violence and act of terrorism.

“The security forces are being directed to take all necessary actions as earlier to prevent terrorists from launching attacks and indulging in violence and killings,” the Home Minister said in another tweet, adding “the government will continue with its endeavour to create an environment free of terror and violence in Jammu and Kashmir”.