Home Secretary Anil Goswami reviews security situation in Jammu

Home Secretary Anil Goswami visited the border area in R S Pura Sector in Jammu and reviewed the security situation.

Last Updated: Aug 16, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Jammu: Union Home Secretary Anil Goswami on Friday visited the border area in R S Pura Sector in Jammu and reviewed the security situation after the recent firing along the Line of Control (LoC).

Goswami, who visited the Octroi post at the International Border in R S Pura Sector, said the soldiers are vigilant and there are no successful infiltration attempts.

Goswami, who arrived here along with senior officials from the state and Delhi, said the security has been beefed up all along the border.

The Home Secretary, who got a first-hand experience of the situation on the International Border, also interacted with senior Border Security Force (BSF) officials to know about the ground realities.

Meanwhile, curfew continued for the eighth day today in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kishtwar town.

Three persons were killed and a total of 68 shops, seven hotels and 35 vehicles damaged during the communal violence in Kishtwar.

ANI