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Gurdaspur: Search op underway after suspicious movement spotted

Updated: Oct 04, 2016 11:33 IST

Gurdaspur (Punjab) [India], Oct. 4 (ANI): The Punjab Police on Tuesday carried out search operations in Shikar Mashia area (Dera Baba Nanak) of Gurdaspur sector in Punjab after suspected movement was spotted.

This comes in wake of the Punjab Police writing to the Centre asking for additional 15 companies for security alert due to the firing at Gurdaspur that took place yesterday morning.

Meanwhile, the Border Security Force (BSF) earlier today seized an abandoned Pakistani boat from Tota Guru post (Dera Baba Nanak post) on Ravi river in Punjab.

However, Inspector General, BSF Anil Paliwal said the boat was seized but nothing was found within it, adding that an investigation is currently underway.

The BSF yesterday opened fire after suspected infiltration at Chakri post of Gurdaspur sector of search/punjab.html">Punjab.

However, the BSF confirmed that there was no retaliation of fire from the other side, adding that it was not at all trans IB. (ANI)