The Border Security Forces (BSF) on February 8 said it shot dead a Pakistani intruder on the International Border (IB) in Jammu’s Samba district.
A BSF spokesman said the incident took place around 9:45 a.m.
“The BSF troops observed a Pakistani intruder heading towards fence near Border Post No. 64 in area of Chak Faquira, Sector Samba, Jammu. Despite repeated warnings, the intruder kept moving towards the fence and was fired upon by BSF troops,” the spokesman said.
The BSF said the body of Pakistani intruder has been recovered.
“The body was lying 40 metres away from the IB on Indian side. A search of the area is in progress,” the BSF said.