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Maintaining that the state government is capable of handling situation in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju, today said that the Government of India (GoI) will provide all support to the state government for maintaining peace and restoration of normalcy.

"The state government would be provided all necessary support by the Centre to maintain peace in the Valley," Rijiju told reporters here this afternoon at the sidelines of final of 'Oorja' football tournament organised by the SSB, a statement here said.


He said, "The strategies have to be dealt with due consultation with the elected government in Jammu and Kashmir", adding, "the state government is capable of handling the situation and necessary support will be given by the Centre."

“On fear psychosis unleashed by militants in Valley”, the Union Minister said, "The people of Jammu and Kashmir can’t be bowed down by such terror acts."

"Any sane person will condemn such brutal act", he said while condemning killing of six police personnel in an ambush by militants on police party in the Valley.

On upcoming Amarnath Yatra starting from June 29, the union minister said, "Elaborate security arrangements are in place for the forthcoming annual Amaranth Yatra and there will be no compromise on that."