BSF troops foil infiltration attempt in Jammu district

Border Security Force troops resorted to brief firing after detecting suspected movements by some persons along International Border (IB) in Arnia sector of Jammu district.

hidden August 20, 2015 12:36:54 IST
BSF troops foil infiltration attempt in Jammu district

Jammu: BSF troops resorted to brief firing, foiling an infiltration bid after detecting suspected movements by some persons along International Border (IB) in Arnia sector of Jammu district.

BSF troops foil infiltration attempt in Jammu district

Representational image. Image courtesy: Reuters

"At about 2001 hrs, the troops observed suspicious movements of 2 persons around 60-70 meters ahead of fence near forward area in Arnia sector of Jammu district," a BSF officer said.

BSF troops, guarding the borderline, fired three rounds of Insas rifles and one para bomb to illuminate the area, he said, adding that they seem to have gone back.

Agencies

 

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