A Pakistani intruder was shot dead by the Border Security Force (BSF) along the India-Pakistan international border in Jammu on Monday.
The incident took place around 9.45 am in the Samba sector, Kathua district.
A BSF spokesperson said, “Despite repeated warnings, the intruder kept moving towards the border fence and was fired upon by BSF troops.”
“On 08 Feb’ 2021 at about 0945 hrs, ever vigilant BSF troops observed a Pak Intruder heading towards BS fence near BP No 64 in area of BOP Chak Faquira, Sector Samba, Distt Kathua, Jammu,” BSF tweeted.
“Despite repeated warnings, intruder kept moving under suspicious circumstances & approached fencing in an aggressive manner towards BS fence and was fired upon by BSF troops. Dead body of 01 Pak intruder presently recovered. Distance from IB apprx 40 mtr (own side),” BSF added.