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J-K: BSF troops fire at Pakistani drone near IB, force it to go back

By Jasleen Kaur -- May 14, 2022 2:24 pm -- Updated:May 14, 2022 2:24 pm

Srinagar, May 14: Border Security Force (BSF) troops fired at a drone coming from the Pakistani side in Jammu and Kashmir's Arnia area, during the early hours of Saturday, forcing it to go back.

"BSF troops spotted a drone at around 4.45 am near International Border in Arnia Sector of RS Pura, 7 to 8 rounds of bullets were fired and the drone went back to Pakistan side," BSF reported.

J-K: BSF troops fire at Pakistani drone near IB, force it to go back

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"Border Security Force (BSF) this morning fired on Pakistani drone in Arnia area in Jammu, resultantly the flying object returned," said State Police Services Officer (SPS) Sandhu, Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) BSF Jammu.

J-K: BSF troops fire at Pakistani drone near IB, force it to go back

A combined search operation with the BSF and the Jammu and Kashmir Police is being carried out in the Arnia area. Earlier on May 7 as well, a Pakistani drone was spotted in the same area in J-K.

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More details are awaited.

-PTC News

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