Advertisement

HindustanTimes Thu,27 Nov 2014

Jammu border region vulnerable to infiltration: Govt

PTI  New Delhi, December 05, 2012
First Published: 14:43 IST(5/12/2012) | Last Updated: 14:56 IST(5/12/2012)

The Indo-Pak border in Jammu region is highly vulnerable to armed infiltration from Pakistan, the Rajya Sabha was informed on wednesday.

Advertisement

Minister of state for home Mullappally Ramachandran said due to effective domination of Border Security Force(BSF) three years and the current year.

However, 111 people were apprehended along the border in te region till October 12 while they were trying to infiltrate into India, he said.

The Minister said a total of 289 infiltrators were apprehended by the border guarding force between 2009-11 along the Indo-Pak border.

comment Note: By posting your comments here you agree to the terms and conditions of www.hindustantimes.com
blog comments powered by Disqus
Advertisement
more from Chandigarh

Punjab: ABP Sanjha ceases operations

Failure to get access to cable TV carriage by the leading operator in Punjab has claimed another new channel as victim. Punjabi news channel ABP Sanjha announced to cease operations on Wednesday evening, affecting 200 employees. Management of the channel, a part of the Anandabazar Patrika group that runs leading channels including ABP News in Hindi, cited the virtual blackout as the primary reason for the shutdown.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Copyright © 2014 HT Media Limited. All Rights Reserved