New Delhi, July 12
A Border Security Force (BSF) jawan posted alongside the International Border in Jammu has been arrested by the Punjab police in a drug smuggling case, officers mentioned on Sunday.
Arms and ammunition have additionally been recovered from the personnel, a resident of Gurdaspur district in Punjab.
The jawan, whose identify was not instantly out there, was posted with a BSF unit deployed within the Samba sector of Jammu.
A pistol, 80 bullets of 9mm calibre gun, 2 rounds of 12 bore rifle, 2 magazines and three cellphones have been recovered from the jawan, they mentioned.
The BSF guards the over 3,300 kms lengthy border with Pakistan operating throughout the states of Jammu, Punjab, Rajasthan and Gujarat.—PTI