Balloon with Pakistan flag found in village near Pathankot Indo-Pak border

The green coloured balloon had a picture of Mohammad Ali Jinnah and a message in Urdu.

Published: 16th August 2016 09:45 PM  |   Last Updated: 16th August 2016 09:45 PM   |  A+A-


PATHANKOT: A balloon carrying a Pakistan flag was found in Fatehpur village near Indo-Pak border here, causing panic among the residents, a police official said today.

"One balloon with a flag of Pakistan landed in Fatehpur village here on August 14," the official said.

The green coloured balloon had a picture of Mohammad Ali Jinnah and a message in Urdu, he said.

There is nothing to worry as the balloon must have flown into Indian territory as the neighbouring country had celebrated its Independence Day on August 14, police said.

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