A total of 28 civilians have been killed by terrorists in 2021. Out of 28, five persons belong to local Hindu and Sikh communities and 2 persons are non-local Hindu labourers. In all such cases, terrorists have been using pistols. These acts are committed by newly recruited terrorists or those who are about to join terrorists’ rank. In some cases, OGWs have been found directly involved. Due to killing of huge numbers of terrorists, destruction of their support structures, terrorists’ handlers across got frustrated, changed their strategy & started targeting unarmed policemen, politicians, civilians from minority communities including women.