Indian Army finds tunnel near Pakistan border
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Last Updated: Sat, Aug 23, 2014 19:09 hrs
Jammu: Indian troops have discovered an incomplete underground tunnel leading from Pakistan into Jammu and Kashmir, the defence ministry said Saturday.
The tunnel was discovered in Pallanwala sector in Jammu district, around 50 metres on the Indian side of the Line of Control (LoC) which divides Kashmir between the two countries.
"The dimensions of the tunnel is approximately two-and-a-half feet wide and three-and-a-half feet high and is leading towards POK," a defence ministry statement said, referring to the Pakistani Kashmir.
"It appears to be an incomplete tunnel as no exit has been found on the Indian side.
"Troops are carrying out a thorough search of the area to ascertain further details which is taking time due to existing mine field," it said
H1N1 • 6 hours agoThat is why they are firing all over the Indian border. Tunneling. They are trying to hide the noise of the machines or explosives under the ground.
The other reason for the frequent cesaefire violations could be to distract Indias attention from the Chinese border while the Chinese get prepared to invade India. Indian ground forces and airforce and satellite needs to keep a close watch on movement at border of both Pakistan and China and use drones also. Pakistan also uses its submarines to sneak all the way to Bombay Offshore oil rigs. India needs to be vigilant and patrol the arabian sea all the time and train several crews to do this job as more ships get rolled out. And yes Send our submarines upto Pakistani coastline and naval areas to probe their defenses.