As many as 12 civilians, including five non-locals, three minority community members and three local Muslims, have been killed by militants in the Kashmir Valley this month.
A police official said security in and around the areas where the non-locals are staying has been increased and patrolling intensified.
According to official sources, the Jammu and Kashmir government has also announced an assistance of Rs 11.25 lakh to the next kin of deceased.
The Jammu and Kashmir administration, meanwhile, has given a holiday of 10 days to employees from the minority community, official sources said.
Makhan Lal Bindroo, a prominent Kashmiri Pandit, and a vendor, Virendra Paswan from Bihar, were killed by terrorists in Srinagar, and civilian, Mohammad Shafi Lone, in Bandipora.