Jammu, Oct. 13 -- Jammu and Kashmir has achieved a significant milestone in the fight against terrorism this year so far as the Union territory witnessed the lowest number of terror incidents and civilian deaths in over three decades, Director General of Police Dilbag Singh said on Thursday.

"The security situation has drastically improved in Jammu and Kashmir. Earlier, the best year in terms of security was 2013. There was the lowest level (of militancy) in 2013," Singh told reporters here.

However, subsequent years saw an increase in militant activities, with intent to incite emotions to revive the dying militancy, he said.

"Pakistan tried to revive the militancy and it succeeded in it. They lured more people into terrorism. The mili...