Jammu: Border Security Force (BSF) Wednesday strongly objected to the violation of International Border (IB) by Pakistan-based drones during a commander-level meeting at Border out Post (BoP) Octroi, Suchetgarh.
According to BSF PRO Jammu, a delegation of BSF officials led by Commandant Ajay Suryavanshi and a Pakistan delegation led by Wing Commander Lt Col Aquil of 13 Wing Chenab Rangers attended the meeting on the International Border (IB) at BoP Octroi.
He said that during the meeting, commanders of both the border guarding forces discussed issues including maintenance of border pillars and latest infrastructure activities on the border, Pakistan drone operations, and other activities.
“Pakistan Rangers objected to the BSF defence construction work,” the PRO said. “Both the commanders also agreed to resolve all operational matters and border issues with mutual understanding.”
He said that the BSF lodged a protest regarding the violation of the IB by Pakistan-based drones and apprised the Pakistan commander to refrain from such activities.
“The meeting was held in a cordial and constructive atmosphere and both commanders agreed to work for maintaining a peaceful atmosphere on the border,” the PRO said.