21 C
Agartala
Monday, March 4, 2024

BSF downs Pakistani drone in Amritsar, narcotics recovered

Date:

The Border Security Force has shot down a Pakistani drone in the Amritsar sector of Punjab.

BSF Public Relations Officer said here on Tuesday that on Monday at about 8.27 pm, alert BSF troops of 183 Bn BSF deployed at border heard a buzzing sound of suspected drone entering from Pakistan into Indian territory in the area falling near Chhana village.

As per drill, the troops tried to intercept the suspected drone by firing.

Bullet hit the drone and it fell on the ground. The whole area was cordoned off and police and other concerned agencies were informed.

During the preliminary search, the BSF party recovered a quadcopter (Make – DJI matrices) and suspected narcotics (about 2.5 kg) wrapped in a polybag, the official said.

Detail search of the area was also carried out.

Share post:

Subscribe

Adspot_imgspot_img

Popular

More like this
Related

Tripatrite agreement a smoke screen to divert attention from real issues: Jiten

BY TC News Desk Agartala, 3rd MArch 2024 :  Jitendra...

Five Bihar residents held with cannabis of Rs 4 lakh in Dharmanagar

BY TC News Desk Agartala, 3rd March 2024:   In a...

Police recovered decomposed body from city

BY TC News Desk Agartala, 3rd March 2024:   Tripura Police...

State-Wide Intensified Pulse Polio Vaccination Program begins

BY TC News Desk Agartala, 3rd March 2024:   A three-day...