BSF foils narcotics smuggling bid on IB in Samba

Pak intruder injured
BSF personnel patrol along LoC. [Representational Image]
BSF personnel patrol along LoC. [Representational Image] Mir Imran for Greater Kashmir

Jammu: The alert BSF Jammu troops today foiled a major smuggling bid in Samba area in which one Pak intruder shot and injured and narcotics recovered.

PRO BSF Jammu said that During the early hours, alert BSF troops foiled a smuggling bid through International border in Samba area and a Pakistani intruder was shot and recovered about 8 packets of narcotics (heroin) on International border in Samba area.

"BSF troops noticed a suspicious movement of one person near IB from Pakistan side carrying one bag," said the BSF PRO.

He said that the alert BSF troops immediately fired on the intruder and injured him . On search of the area, the troops have recovered 8 packets (about 8 kg) of narcotics, likely to be heroin were recovered near IB .

Meanwhile, the injured smuggler managed to crawl back to Pak side.

"Blood stains of injured Pak smuggler found," he added.

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