BY TC News Desk
Agartala, August 12, 2023 – India, which gained its independence on August 15, 1947, has since been commemorating its freedom every year on the same date. As the nation approaches another annual Independence Day celebration, heightened vigilance is being maintained along its borders. With just a couple of days separating the occasion from other important dates, security forces are on high alert to thwart any potential disruptions.
Various extremist factions within the country are anticipated to exploit this occasion to propagate unrest, and the authorities are not taking any chances. Foreign adversaries, too, are expected to exploit any opportunity to sow discord within the nation’s borders.
In preparation for these challenges, stringent surveillance measures have already been enacted along border regions. Bangladesh encompasses three sides of the Tripura state, and significant security enhancements have been implemented along these border areas. The Border Security Force (BSF), entrusted with safeguarding the borders, has intensified its efforts by conducting round-the-clock patrols in the border zones.
Additionally, security provisions have been fortified to address the scenario wherein Indian nationals residing near the border inadvertently cross the demarcating wire. Thorough checks are conducted, allowing these individuals to enter the Indian territory smoothly. BSF personnel are visible, patrolling these areas with firearms, an image captured by vigilant journalists.
These security measures are aimed at ensuring that no militants or disruptive elements breach the borders and orchestrate any untoward incidents within the state. The Indian authorities remain committed to upholding the peace and security of the nation, particularly as the country approaches yet another significant Independence Day celebration.