Srinagar: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Wednesday said that four militants are active in Srinagar and police are trying to either arrest them or eliminate them in the operations.
Speaking on the sidelines of a sports event—Taekwondo Championship at Indoor Sports Hall, Polo-ground Srinagar, the IGP said: “There are four militants active in Srinagar who are being tracked down. They will either be arrested or killed in the operations.”
Replying to a query that whether police would organize more sports activities in the months ahead, the IGP said that sports activities and tournaments are must to keep the youth away from militancy and drugs.
We will organize more such events as COVID has not started settling down, he said, adding that sports activities help develop the personality of the youth.
He added: “This is a different aspect but yes indeed, sports activities will help keep youth busy and prevent them from choosing the wrong path.”