Pak infiltrator killed in BSF firing

A Pakistani was shot dead by the Border Security Force personnel near international border here when he was trying to infiltrate into India, official sources said.

Last Updated: Apr 25, 2011, 09:01 AM IST

Sri Ganganagar: A Pakistani was
shot dead by the Border Security Force personnel near
international border here when he was trying to infiltrate
into India, official sources said.

According to the sources, the man shot dead late Sunday night by a BSF patrolling party when he was crossing over the
international border.

The Pakistani, carrying firearms, threatened to attack
the BSF jawans after he was asked to surrender.

In self-defence, the personnel fired at him and the
man died on the spot, they said, adding that police have taken
the body into custody and sent it for post mortem.

PTI