Vastavam web: The Border Security Force (BSF) today unearthed a 14-feet-long tunnel at the international border in Arnia sector here which was being dug from the Pakistani side, scuttling a major infiltration bid and a possible terror attack, officials said.
Inspector General of the BSF Ram Awtar said an area domination party noticed the suspicious movement of nearly a dozen armed people near the zero line who fled after seeing the uniformed men. “The unfinished tunnel, dug from the Pakistani side, approximately having three-feet height and two-and-a-half feet width on the slope of bank at Dhamalla nulla (stream) ahead of border fence was detected by the alert BSF jawans this morning,” he told reporters here. The BSF patrolling party commander got suspicious and launched a thorough search and survey operation of the area which led to the detection of the tunnel and recovery of “war-like stores”. He said.