Government today expressed serious concern over radicalisation of youths through social media and other online forums. Speaking after the inauguration of annual three-day conference of Directors General of Police and Inspectors General of Police in white Rann of Kutch near Bhuj in Gujrat, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the activities of dreaded terrorist group ISIS have been witnessed in India. The conference was inaugurated by Prime Minister Nadrendra Modi.
Home Minister also said that ISIS has been trying to enhance its foothold in India’s neighbourhood — in Bangladesh and Afghanistan. He said security situation in Jammu and Kashmir was much better this year than the previous years as security forces have done commendable job in controlling activities of terror groups. Mr. Rajnath Singh said situation in the Left Wing Extremism affected states was fast improving but a multi pronged approach is needed in tackling the situation.