Sources said, Pakistan is violating the border ceasefire in an attempt to facilitate infiltration of militants into Jammu and Kashmir.
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The bridges have been built under Project Sampark, braving Pakistani shelling and weather vagaries during the monsoon season.
The anti-tank mine was noticed by some villagers alongside the bank of Basantar river in the Sapwal area Friday, a police official said.
The Chamliyal shrine is revered by people of all faiths on both sides of the border. The Pakistan Rangers and civil officials used to participate in the fair.
The Home Minister said that residents in the border areas have to move to safer places due to repeated tensions and this impacted their studies.
The force authorities held scores of meeting with people living along the International Border in the district on Saturday.
The drone tried to enter Indian territory at around 5 a.m. at Hindumalkot border near Sriganganagar, a BSF official said.
As per the existing reservation rules, three per cent reservation is admissible to people residing along the LoC in direct recruitment.
Earlier on Sunday, BSF troops had foiled a similar bid in Ramgarh sector of Samba amid cross-border firing.
BSF troops, guarding the IB in Hiranagar sector, observed a man intruding into Indian territory around 0700 hours and challenged him, an official said.
On Monday, a sector commanders level flag meeting was held in Suchetgarh between the BSF and Pakistan Rangers for two hours.
The officials said that the situation was very tense as the firing and shelling by Pakistan has been going on intermittently from across the border.
The BSF has lost two of its jawans in the latest round of unprovoked firing along the IB in Jammu region since May 15.
The Border Security Force troops today foiled an infiltration bid and killed an intruder along the International Border in Jammu district.