Abandoned car found in Pathankot, high-alert sounded
The police have launched a hunt for the occupants of the car.
Pathankot (Punjab): A high alert was sounded in Pathankot district of Punjab and nearby areas after a car was found abandoned near the city.
As per reports, three men were spotted roaming suspiciously in a car in Bamiyal area yesterday night. The locals gave them a chase after which they abandoned the car, in a locked condition, near Farfal village and ran away.
The car with Jammu and Kashmir registration number plate. Senior Superintendent of Police Pathankot Rakesh Kaushal said that the police have launched a hunt for the occupants.
"Once the car is unlocked, we will be able to find details about its occupants,” he added.
Heavily armed terrorists had sneaked into Pathankot on January 2 to attack the IAF base.