Terror fails to deter Amarnath pilgrims

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Seven people were killed and 21 injured on July 10 when terrorists attacked a bus returning from the Amarnath Yatra. "Religion is a fundamental right and human right #AmarnathYatra #ReligiousFreedom", she tweeted.

In the meantime, a team of Indian ministerial team comprising Minister of State in the PMO Jitendra Singh and Minister of State for Home Affairs Hansraj Ahir visited Kashmir and held extensive discussions with the top brass of the security establishment, Governor N N Vohra and Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on the prevailing situation.

Spicer is offering condolences to the victims and families of Monday's assault.

Hours before Prime Minister Narendra Modi's meeting with Trump last month, the State Department sparked a controversy with a referenced to "Indian-administered Jammu and Kashmir" while announcing the designation of Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist.

BJP general secretary Ram Madhav, the party in-charge for Jammu and Kashmir, said the attack was not due to a security lapse.

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Another Congressman William Pete Olson, US representative for Texas's 22nd congressional district, tweeted: "The terrorist attack on #AmarnathYatra is deplorable & must be condemned. Our prayers are with the victims and those who were affected", the statement added. The attack was condemned by many countries including France and Bangladesh.

Civilian deaths have increased 164 per cent, as we said, from 14 in 2015-16 to 37 in 2016-17, while terrorist deaths have risen 18 per cent during this period to 178 in 2016-17. "We condemn the Amarnath attack unequivocally. Safety and security of the pilgrims will be ensured", he told reporters.

"It is unprecedented because such an attack hasn't happened before", said Siddiqui Wahid, an analyst and academician. The memo, marked "top secret", warned that a "sensational attack by terrorist outfits can not be ruled out" in the mostly Muslim region.

"The people of Kashmir have strongly condemned the terror attack on Amarnath yatris". This is a yatra where people of one faith undertake the pilgrimage and the people of the other faith act as hosts. The Anantnag attack on Amarnath pilgrims came the same day when police announced arrest of a module of LeT including a Hindu terrorist hailing from Muzaffaranagar area of Uttar Pradesh, an official said.

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