New Delhi: Government on Wednesday said militant
groups, especially those based abroad, were trying to revive
militancy in Punjab but ruled out any nexus between
Lashkar-e-Taiba and Babbar Khalsa International.
"Available reports suggest that militant groups,
especially those based abroad, continue to persist with their
efforts to revive militancy in Punjab," Minister of State for
Home Ajay Maken said in a written reply.
He also said there are no specific inputs at present
indicating nexus between Lashkar-e-Taiba and terror groups
like Babbar Khalsa International and Khalistan Zindabad Force.