Punjab

BSF seizes empty Pakistani boat from Satlej River

BSF seizes empty Pakistani boat from Satlej River

By Bureau Chief

Ferozepur February 11, 2019:  On Sunday afternoon, the Border Security Force – BSF recovered Pakistani wooden boat – Beera, from the Satluj River near Indo-Pak border Old Mohhamadwala Border Out Post – BOP.

As per the information, the cops of BSF 136 Bn stationed near the BOP observed some suspicious movement in the Sutlej during the wee hours and on searching found a wooden boat coming from Pakistani side in a bad shape of 12.15 feet long.

Earlier also, two Pakistani boats were found in the Sutlej River during August and September 2018.  In one of the boat in the Urdu language engraved in beautiful design as Meer Mubarak Ali Jaan was found.