The Border Security Force (BSF) in Fazilka area, Punjab, recovered two packets of suspected narcotics weighing nearly 2 kg and Pakistan originated drone near the Abohar border on Thursday June 22, 2023.
In an official statement, BSF Punjab Frontier said, “On specific information, alert BSF troops recovered a Pakistani drone (DJI Matrice 300 RTK) on June 22, during morning hours along with 2 kg suspected heroin near the international border in Jodhawala village of Fazilka district.”
The investigation is under process. The vigilant BSF Punjab troops once again let down the despicable attempts of smugglers.
A statement from BSF Rajasthan said, “On intervening night of 20-21 Jun 2023, alert troops of #BSF Bikaner deployed along #IndoPak IB in #Gharsana recovered a drone originating from Pak side. Two packets weighing nearly 2 kg of suspected narcotics were also recovered from the site.”
Also, on 11 June, the BSF and Punjab Police carried out joint operations in Punjab and recovered a drone and suspected packages of heroin on the outskirts of Rajoke village, Tarn Taran district.
As per the PTI report, on May 17 also, BSF intercepted two drones and recovered more than 15 kg of suspected narcotics coming from Pakistan along the International Border in Punjab.
These incidents indicate the escalating challenges in cross-border security issues and highlight the need for vigilance and to take measures proactively to control the prospective security threats.
In combating these illegal activities, Netizens congratulate BSF and praised their efforts to maintain border security.