The Border Security Force (BSF) shot down five intruders, who were trying to cross the border from Pakistani side near a village in Punjab’s Tarn Taran district.
“Alert troops of 103 battalion of BSF noticed suspicious movement of intruders violating International Border along Tarn Taran, Punjab.Upon being challenged to stop,intruders fired upon BSF troops who retaliated in self-defence. Resultantly, 5 intruders were shot. Search ops on,” the BSF said in a statement.
AK-series rifle and a pistol were also recovered by troops of BSF’s 103rd battalion from the site where these intruders were shot down near Dal village of Bhikhiwind sub-division in the district.