BSF troops detected a tunnel in the Samba Area on 13 January 2021. In the wake of forthcoming Republic Day, Border Security Force has been keeping an extra vigil all along the International Border.
A press release by BSF said, “BSF has continuously been getting inputs regarding tunneling activities by Pakistan elements. Hence, to thwart any such nefarious activities a vigorous anti tunneling exercise has been carried out by BSF troop all along the International Border. ”
On specific Intelligence input, the vigilant troops of BSF detected a tunnel in BOP Bobiya Area in Samba Sector in the morning. The tunnel has an opening of about 2-3 feet and is about 30-feet deep. The direction of the tunnel is towards the IB which is about 150-metre long from the point of incident. “Karachi made sand bags were found at the opening of the tunnel. The origin of the tunnel is towards Pakistan territory,” the press statement added.