In response to the recent killing of a sitting Member and ex-Member of Legislative Assembly in Andhra Pradesh, the State Government has beefed up security of VIPs during their visits to LWE affected areas.The Central Government has a holistic multi-pronged approach towards combating LWE wherein it supplements the efforts of the State Governments over a wide range of measures to include security, development and ensuring rights & entitlements of local communities. The steadfast implementation of Action Plan has resulted in continuous decline in LWE violence and reduction in geographical spread of LWE influence.
The state-wise deaths (SF and civilians) in LWE violence in last three years and present year is as under:-
(till 15 Dec)
This was stated by the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir in written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha.