The Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday morning detected another trans-border tunnel along the Indo-Pak International Border in Bobbyian village in Hiranagar sector of Kathua district in Jammu and Kashmir.
“A terror tunnel has been detected by the BSF in Bobbyian village of Hiranagar this morning,” said a senior police officer. He said the tunnel originated from Pakistan to facilitate infiltration of terrorists.
Senior BSF and police officers, including BSF IG NS Jamwal and IGP Jammu Mukesh Singh, have rushed to the spot. Further details were awaited.
On November 22, BSF had detected a similar trans-border tunnel in Samba sector that was used by four Jaish terrorists, who were eliminated at Ban toll plaza near Nagrota on November 19.
This news comes around a time when Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat is on a visit to Jammu and Kashmir.