Infiltration by Pakistan is down by 43% after the Indian Air Force strikes in Balakot. According to the Home Ministry
the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir has improved in the first half of 2019 over the corresponding period of 2018.
Minister of State for Home Affairs Nityanand Rai informed the Parliament in a written reply, “The Government has adopted a policy of zero tolerance towards cross-border infiltration. Due to concerted and synergized efforts of Security Forces, the security situation in the State has witnessed an improvement in the first half of this year over the corresponding period of 2018. Net infiltration has reduced by 43 per cent.”
He also said that the Government of India in tandem with the State Government has adopted a multi-pronged approach to contain cross-border infiltration, which inter-alia include multi-tiered deployment along the International Border/Line of Control, border fencing, improved intelligence and operational coordination, equipping Security Forces.