JK News Today

Samba, September 15:

On intervening night of 14-15 Sep 2020, alert troops of BSF foiled a infiltration bid from Pakistan side in Samba Sector . Movement of a group of 05 terrorists was noticed in Pakistan side of International Boundary of Samba sector which was tracked by alert BSF troops. At about 0030 hours, the group of heavily armed 05 terrorists were seen by alert BSF troops close to International Boundary in Pakistan sides where they reached taking advantage of undulating ground and thick wild growth. Terrorists took refuge in a depression having dense wild growth. All nearby BSF duty point also alerted, BSF troops challenged them to stop on which they fired on BSF party with heavy volume of fire . BSF alert troops in self defence fired on the infiltrating ANEs with coordinated effective fire and foiled a possible infiltration bid attempt of armed terrorists from Pakistan side helped by Pak Rangers. Area was illuminated by help of Para bomb and BSF troops saw fleeing terrorists toward Pakistan side. The area was searched but nothing recovered as terrorists could not cross the IB. Strong protest note is being lodged with Pakistan Rangers for their help in facilitating terrorists in infiltrating towards Indian side.