New Delhi, Jan 23: The Border Security Force on Saturday found a 150 meter long tunnel in Jammu and Kashmir, which was used by Pakistani terrorists to infiltrate into India.
The 30 feet deep tunnel was detected between Border Post number 14 and 15 near the BSF’s outpost at Pansar in Kathua district. The tunnel appears to be at least 8 years old a BSF official told OneIndia, while adding that this could have been used for long.
New Delhi, Dec 18: While the Indian armed forces continue to foil infiltration bids made by ISI backed Pakistan terrorists, the challenge now is the fog.
The terrorists are trying to take advantage of the foggy conditions to sneak into Indian territory. Sources tell OneIndia that the Pakistan based intruders find the foggy conditions to be suitable for smuggling as well as making infiltration bids.
New Delhi, Nov 24: The Border Security Force has intensified patrolling of the International Border with Pakistan in the Samba and Rajouri sectors of Jammu and Kashmir.
Following an order by the Director General of the BSF, Rakesh Asthana, the forces are now patrolling the above mentioned areas with an objective of unearthing more cross-border tunnels like the one used by the four Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists, who were killed on November 19.
New Delhi, Nov 16: Pakistan used heavy artillery and modern weapons during the multiple ceasefire violations along the Line of Control on November 13 during which killed several civilians, Rajesh Mishra, Inspector General of the Border Security Force (BSF) said.
“The Pakistani army resorted to use of heavy artillery and modern weapons. Lot of harm was inflicted on civilians, including damage to their properties. Issue of human rights violation should be raised (against Pakistan), he told reporters.
New Delhi, Aug 22: Five intruders who were trying to cross over into Indian territory from Pakistan were shot down by the Border Security Force (BSF) at Tarn Taran district in Punjab.
The personnel from the BSF’s 103rd battalion have also recovered an AK-47 series rifle and a pistol from the site from where the intruders were killed. The incident occurred near the Dal village Bhikhiwind sub-division.
New Delhi, June 20: An arms laden drone from Pakistan was shot down by the Border Security Force on Indian territory.
The Pakistan drone was flying inside Indian territory in Rathua area in Hiranagar around 5.10 am when a BSF patrol shot it down. Inspector General, BSF, Jammu Frontier N S Jamwal said, ” the BSF has shot down a drone from Pakistan near Kathya and recovered among others M4 US-made semi-automatic rifle, 60 rounds in it, two magazines and seven M67 grenades.”
New Delhi, Dec 26: The Border Security Force has made a huge recovery at Aizawl, the near the border with Myanmar. The recovery was made when the BSF was carrying out a regular patrolling of the area within Aizawl.
The BSF said that six M-16 rifles, three AK-47, one SLR and one G-3 rifle were recovered. Further the soldiers also found an under barrel grenade launcher apart from Rs 1,19,100 in cash.