The Sentinel Assam

Northeast Witnesses Reduce Rebellion by 80%: MHA

Rebel activities also reportedly reduced civilian deaths by 99 percent.

The report also claimed that security conditions in the northeastern states have improved significantly since 2014, with 2020 recording the lowest number of civilian and security forces riots and casualties in the last two decades.

“In 2020, militant cases decreased by 80% compared to 2014. Similarly, security forces casualties decreased by 75% and civilian casualties decreased by 99% during this period.” The report states. Said.

The report also said that riots were reduced by about 27 percent in 2020. According to the report, 223 incidents were reported in 2019 and 162 incidents were reported in 2020.

In 2020, there were only 7 casualties, compared to 2019, when civilian and security personnel had 25 casualties.

The report further stated that rebellion suppression operations in the region neutralized 21 armed groups, arrested 646 armed groups, and recovered 305 weapons in 2020.