TITLE

Securing the home front against terror

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
India Today;1/19/2009, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on India's Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA). It examines the functioning of the Ministry which the author believes has the pivotal role in the nation's fight against terror. The ministry's mandate covers internal security, terrorism, insurgency in Jammu and Kashmir and the Northeastern states, Left wing extremism, border management, police modernisation and policy planning. The author calls for the MHA to pursue its priority issues including a system to identify and weed out illegal immigrants and the modernisation of the police force.
ACCESSION #
45650902

 

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