India - 9.1-Political and Security EnvironmentIndia - Political and Security Enviro
There have been no significant major incidents involving political violence. However, outbursts of violence between the state and insurgent movements continued in Jammu and Kashmir and some northeastern states. Maoist/Naxalite insurgent groups also remain active in some eastern and central states, including the rural areas of southern Bihar, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, and Orissa. The country also continues to experience conflict related to caste, linguistic identity, socio-economic and communal tensions.
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