Jalandhar, January 18, 2020: On 18 January 18 the alert Border Security Force (BSF) troops recovered 01 Pistol with 01 Magazine and 07 Live Rounds in the area of responsibility of the Amritsar Sector. 2. On 18 Jan 2020 at about 0930 hrs.
While patrolling BSF troops noticed suspicious movement near Border Security Fence but due to dense fog, nothing could be observed. When BSF troops took position and sounded alert, suspects retreated taking advantage of dense fog. Later, during a search of area party recovered 01 Pistol with 01 Magazine and 07 Live Rounds from the spot.
Vigilant troops of Border Security Force once again thwarted the attempt of Anti-National Elements to push the consignment of contraband items into India. During the year 2020, BSF has effected under mentioned seizures on Punjab Border:-
Heroin: 53.307 Kgs Indian Border Crosser Apprehended: 09 Pak Intruder: 01 Weapon (Different Types): 02 No. (including today’s seizure of 01 No.) Magazine(Different Types): 03 No. (including today’s seizure of 01 No.) Ammunition(Various Calibers) : 106 Rds (including today’s seizure of 07 Live Rounds) Pak Mobile Phone: 02 Pak SIM Card: 02 Pak Mobile Router (Jazz Communication) : 01 Foreign Currency: 84 US Dollar Notes (50 Dollars each)