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BSF officers detect cross border tunnel in Samba BSF Tunnel

BSF officers detect cross border tunnel in Samba

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 13 Jan 2021, 06:41 pm

Jammu/UNI: Ever vigilant BSF troops on Wednesday yet again thwarted another attempt of Pakistan to infiltrate terrorist into India by detecting a tunnel in the Samba Area.

In the wake of forthcoming Republic Day, Border Security Force has been keeping an extra vigil all along the International Border.

BSF has continuously been getting inputs regarding tunneling activities by Pakistan elements.

Hence, to thwart any such nefarious activities a vigorous anti tunneling exercise has been carried out by BSF troop all along the IB.

On specific Intelligence input, the vigilant troops of BSF detected tunnel a tunnel in BOP Bobiya Area in Samba Sector in the morning hours today.

The tunnel has an opening of about 2-3 feet and is about 20 to 30 ft deep. The direction of the tunnel is towards the IB which is about 150 metres long from the point of incident. Karachi made sand bags were found at the opening of the tunnel. The origin of the tunnel is towards Pakistan territory.

BSF spokesman said that the efforts of alert BSF troops deployed in multi-tiered infiltration grid have once again resulted in neutralizing the designs of Pakistan terrorist with deep connivance of Pakistan Rangers.