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Missing BSF jawan found dead along Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir

It is suspected that the jawan had died in attack by Pakistan's Border Action Team (BAT). 

published on : 18th September 2018

BSF foils infiltration bid along International Border in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district

BSF troops at a border outpost observed some movement along IB in Ramgarh sector around 0500 hours today. They fired several rounds and illumination flares.

published on : 26th February 2018

Jammu and Kashmir: BSF foils infiltration bid along International Border in Samba

Alert BSF troops fired upon the infiltrators forcing them to return, a BSF officer said, adding that no more movement was not seen later.

published on : 2nd February 2018

Two labourers buried in landslide in Samba; rescued

The labourers, of a private company, were digging a five feet deep canal to lay cables, suddenly there was a landslide in the mountainous belt on the Samba-Mansar road at village Satah in the district

published on : 31st January 2018

BSF trooper killed in Pakistan ceasefire violation

BSF sources said the trooper identified as R.P. Hanjrey of the 173rd Battalion was killed in sniper fire from across the border.

published on : 3rd January 2018

J-K: Four killed in bus accident on Jammu-Pathankot highway

The accident triggered protest by locals as the injured claimed that it was a result of "rash driving" and "overloading". However, the police said they are investigating to ascertain the cause.

published on : 16th August 2017