BSF repatriates youth to Pak
Jammu, July 4: A Pakistani youth has been repatriated to his country, BSF officials said here Thursday.
Muhmmad Asif was handed over to the Pakistani Rangers at Flag Meeting by the Border Security Force (BSF) along the International Border at Rajpora Khora border post in Samba district yesterday, a BSF officer said.
Asif, who is mentally unfit, was arrested along the IB after he ignorantly crossed over to this side in Samba belt on June 26.
2 LAND MINES DEFUSED
Meanwhile two land mines were defused by the Border Security Force along the Indo-Pak border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. On a tip off, the BSF troops detected and later defused two Anti-personnel Mines (APMs) in an agriculture field in Bandh Tip Post border in Samba district last evening, the BSF officer said.
A farmer had located the two mines in his fields and informed the BSF, the officer added.
Lastupdate on : Thu, 4 Jul 2013 21:30:00 Makkah time
Lastupdate on : Thu, 4 Jul 2013 18:30:00 GMT
Lastupdate on : Fri, 5 Jul 2013 00:00:00 IST
- MORE FROM JAMMU
‘We Are Forced To Withhold Central Assistance’
Srinagar, July 4: The Jammu and Kashmir government’s failure to release its share for funds under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) has forced the Union Health Ministry to withhold funding under More
- Srinagar City
CEO directs ‘erring lot’ to ensure drinking water, washroom facilities
SYED IMRAN ALI HAMDANI
Srinagar, July 4: Taking serious note of public complaints that some leading private schools in the City were taking them for the ride, the Directorate of School Education Kashmir has directed the erring More
Jammu, July 4: A Pakistani youth has been repatriated to his country, BSF officials said here Thursday. Muhmmad Asif was handed over to the Pakistani Rangers at Flag Meeting by the Border Security More
- South Asia
Islamabad, July 4: Pakistan’s new government has ended a moratorium on executions, an official said on Thursday as Amnesty International raised concerns about a “shocking and retrograde step”. Under More