close
This ad will auto close in 10 seconds

All steps taken to secure porous borders: Rao Inderjit

The central government has taken all steps to secure India`s porous borders and contain infiltration, Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh said here Saturday.



Kolkata: The central government has taken all steps to secure India`s porous borders and contain infiltration, Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh said here Saturday.

"All steps needed to secure our borders to prevent its porosity have been and will be taken by the government. There are people well versed with porosity and we are doing the best we can," he said on the sidelines of a programme organised by defence PSU Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers here.

"We cannot offer to let our guard down", he said.

Asked about the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, he said the state has a fully secure wired border as the government has fenced it thoroughly.

"Unfortunately, if there is an intention for people to get from one side to the other, then they always devise means... whether it`s through underground tunnels or they can cross the fence... people devise means," he said.

 

From Zee News

0 Comment - Join the Discussions

trending

photo gallery

video

DNA EXCLUSIVES

DNA Edit | Talking to Kashmir: We should embrace Modi’s idea

Triple talaq to federalism, clear path is laid out

Passing on regulatory burdens to people is recipe for disaster

DNA Edit: A wonder that is India

Tapping India’s limitless power