Pak intruder apprehended by Indian Army in Poonch Sector

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir), Dec 05 (ANI): A 40-year-old Pakistan national was apprehended on the Line of Control (LoC) by the Indian Army. The intruder was seen moving suspiciously on the Indian side of LoC when he was engaged by the troops and apprehended., said a statement issued by the Ministry of Defence. The intruder suffered minor injuries and was administered first-aid and is now in the process of being handed over to the local police authorities. Further details are likely to emerge after his interrogation by intelligence agencies. On November 22, a suspicious Pakistani national was gunned down by the Border Security Force (BSF) troops in R.S. Pura sector, after he crossed the border early. After crossing the border, the man took advantage of the cover of fog and reached very close to the Indian fence. He was immediately challenged by the troops and when he did not pay heed to the repeated warning, he was shot down. (ANI)