Army on Wednesday said the counter-infiltration grid along the Line of Control (LoC) has been made strengthened and intelligence coordination between various agencies improved to curb attempts by militants to infiltrate into Kashmir.
When it came to making the supreme sacrifice, 'Mansi' did not wince even once and laid down her life in the line of duty while preventing an infiltration bid in Tangdhar sector of north Jammu and Kashmir.
Stating that border protection is a primary responsibility of the Centre, Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi today alleged that infiltration along the Indo-Bangla border is continuing and Border Security Force (BSF) has not been able to stop it.
The changed face of militancy in the Kashmir Valley has led the Army to "completely review" its anti-infiltration and counter-insurgency strategies to tackle among other things the growing trend of youths, even educated ones, gravitating towards terror outfits.
In a bid to prevent infiltration of anti-national elements and smugglers from other countries, especially Sri Lanka, Coastal Marine Police on Sunday launched a special beach bike for patrolling between Pamban and Arichal Munai areas here.
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today reviewed the security situation in the state with senior civil and police officials, who briefed him about the measures taken to check cross-border infiltration along Indo-Pak border.