Gurdaspur Terror Attack: BSF DG to Visit Site, Indo-Pak Border for Security Review

Published: 29th July 2015 10:47 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th July 2015 10:47 AM   |  A+A-


NEW DELHI: Border Security Force Director General (BSF DG) D. K. Pathak is expected to visit the border area of Punjab’s Gurdaspur district, which is along the International Border with Pakistan, on Wednesday to check the security setup in the wake of the terrorist attack.

As per the sources, the DG is also likely to hold a meeting of BSF sector and frontier commanders along with officials of state police and intelligence agencies.

Pathak is also expected to meet senior Punjab police officials, who oversaw the operation that led to the elimination of three terrorists on Monday.

The Ministry of Home Affairs had earlier said that the terrorists involved in the Gurdaspur terror attack, which has claimed the lives of several civilians and police personnel, are linked to terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba.

Also Read: After Gurdaspur Attack, Intelligence Tip-off Expects More Attacks at Border


Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp