Kutch: Six Pakistani nationals were
arrested from a small island in the Arabian sea near Jakhau on
west coast of the district, Border Security Force (BSF)
officials said here on Wednesday.
These men were arrested last night by the Crocodile
Commandos, specially trained for operating in marshy waters
and sea. Prima facie, the arrested men seemed to be fishermen,
They will be interrogated at the BSF center in
Koteshwar, they said.
According to the BSF, the Kutch marine police, while
patrolling the coastal region, had found an abandoned
Pakistani boat that contained a gas cylinder and some
An alert was then sounded and all security agencies in
the region had increased patrolling, they said.