The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday said that it foiled another attempt of smuggling of contraband by engaging a ‘flying object’ coming from Pakistan in Punjab’s Amritsar Sector and seized over seven kg heroin dropped by it in the area. The attempt to smuggle contraband by Pakistan was thwarted by the BSF troops on the intervening night of Wednesday and Thursday.
“On the intervening night of 19/20th Jan’ 2022, alert BSF troops heard the humming sound of a flying object coming from Pakistan. Troops as per drill en gaged the object by firing on it and also illuminated the area by firing illumina tion bombs. As per SOP, all sister agencies were informed”, the Force officials said.