The state government is requested to relieve Rajwinder Singh Bhatti immediately to enable him to take up his new assignments at the Centre, as per the official MHA statement.
The consignment of 10 kg heroin was found hidden in 'Sarkanda' bushes near the zero line by a BSF search party, according to sources.
Alert sounded in Telangana's Agency areas after Maoists issue boycott call for Independence Day events
Additional teams of Greyhounds, CRPF and special party forces have been deployed. Vehicle checking has also been intensified in all suspected villages and mandal headquarters in the Agency area.
Citing inputs from Central and state agencies, corroborated by disclosures made by arrested terrorists, Amarinder said potential targets include trains, buses and Hindu temples.
The BSF troops noticed suspicious movement near the border fence at 8.48 pm on Friday, an official said.
The apprehended smuggler revealed his name as Hassan Ghazi and said he presently residing in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas.
This is the first-ever ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the International Border after the two countries signed an agreement on February 24.
When the patrolling team was cordoning off the forest near a culvert, it might have come in contact with the pressure IED connection, triggering the blast, an official said.
Meanwhile the district administration has issued advisory to all security base camps to ensure every prescribed precaution followed against the deadly coronavirus.
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Security has been beefed up and patrolling by the Assam Rifles intensified along the MizoramArakan Myanmar border in the state's Lawngtlai district.
officials discussed issues relating to "cross-border firing and attacks, counter-terrorism and coordinated actions on their respective sides along the border" and exchange of prisoners, the army said.
In the video, 40-year-old TB Yadav mentions that the food that the troops are served is of poor quality. The jawans, he claims, have to go empty stomach at times because of the inedible food.
Rai Singh, 40, was injured in last night's shelling from the Pakistani side along the line of control (LoC) in the Rajouri sector.