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Lazer fence installed at certain points along open border with Nepal

ANI | Updated: Dec 17, 2019 15:49 IST

New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (ANI): Para-military force Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) have installed laser fence at certain points along India's open borders with Nepal to maintain an effective vigil and prevent intrusion by 'third-country nationals'.
"We have identified a few pockets at Indo-Nepal borders where we have installed laser fencing. It has been done as a pilot project," said DG SSB K Rajesh Chandra.
Chandra said that there has been a rise in illegal attempts of intrusion through the India-Nepal border by the third-country nationals, including from Pakistan and China.
The SSB has detained as many as 59 people from the India-Nepal border this year alone, while last year, 28 people were detained, Chandra informed. (ANI)

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