Ferozepur

Pakistan national apprehended by BSF along border in Punjab

A 30-year-old Pakistan national has been apprehended by the Border Security Force (BSF) along the international border in Punjab on Sunday, officials said.

Apr 26, 2020, 16:48 PM IST

BSF troops fire at Pakistan drone spotted twice near Punjab border

According to sources, the drone entered the Indian border at least twice on late Monday (January 13). 

Jan 14, 2020, 10:26 AM IST

BSF troops in Punjab spot multiple drones coming from Pakistan side

Border Security Force (BSF) troops deployed in the Ferozepur Hussainwala sector in Punjab noticed movements of drones in the vicinity on Monday late night. According to BSF sources, its troops patrolling the area fired and destroyed at least three drones coming from the Pakistani side.

Oct 22, 2019, 14:06 PM IST

BSF spots Pakistan-origin drone in Punjab's Ferozepur

The officials are conducting an investigation to find out if Pakistan-based terror groups are using to send drugs or ammunition across the border. 

Oct 08, 2019, 13:39 PM IST

Akali top gun Sukhbir Singh Badal to battle it out with ex-colleague Sher Singh Ghubaya in Punjab's Ferozepur

Last month, however, Ghubaya joined the Congress and was subsequently given a ticket, a move that left many Congressmen fuming.

May 18, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

BSF recovers 17 kg heroin, pistol in Punjab's Ferozepur sector

BSF troopers had observed suspicious movement ahead of the border security fence early on Sunday. 

Dec 23, 2018, 18:41 PM IST

Married woman found dead at home in Ferozepur

A 26-year-old married woman was found dead at her residence in Basti Tankan Wali here, police said Wednesday.

Nov 29, 2018, 00:00 AM IST

Pakistani boat seized from Sutlej in Ferozepur

The BSF jawans deputed near the BoP noticed a suspicious object floating in the river in the early hours on Sunday.

Aug 31, 2018, 23:19 PM IST

Truck hits local train in Punjab, train driver killed

A train driver was killed when a truck rammed into a passenger train at an unmanned crossing in Punjab`s Ferozepur district on Sunday, officials said. No passenger was injured.

Oct 08, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

11 members of family killed in Punjab accident

In a freak accident, 11 members of a family were killed when a coal-laden truck overturned and fell on their vehicle in Punjab's Ferozepur district, 210 km from here, on Thursday evening.

Feb 16, 2017, 22:11 PM IST

BSF recovers 5 kg heroin in Punjab

The BSF has recovered five kg of heroin from the tyre of a bullock cart near the India-Pakistan border in Punjab's Ferozepur sector, an official said on Saturday.

Feb 11, 2017, 16:44 PM IST

4 arrested after Ferozepur shootout

Four gangsters were arrsted on Saturday after a shootout with a Punjab Police team in Ferozepur district, an officer said.

Feb 11, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

BSF kills intruder from Pakistan

When they were challenged, they fired at the BSF troopers. In the counter offensive, one intruder was killed while the others escaped.

Aug 01, 2016, 11:23 AM IST

Indian, Pakistani soldiers clashed during retreat ceremony on border in Punjab – video goes viral

Watch the video to know how the traditional ceremony involving Border Security Force jawans and Pakistan Rangers was interrupted by an unexpected fistfight.

Jun 23, 2016, 18:33 PM IST

BSF shoots down Pak intruder at Ferozepur sector

The Border Security Forces (BSF) on Friday morning shot down one Pakistani intruder while sneaking into the Indian Territory in the Ferozepur sector.

Mar 04, 2016, 10:25 AM IST

Panic in Ferozepur after linesmen mistaken for terrorists

Security forces in this border town were on their toes for hours and the entire Cantonment area was cordoned off after two telephone linesmen, who were climbing a wall to repair phone lines, were mistaken for terrorists.

Jan 12, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

Akali Dal leader's bus mows down 10-year-old girl in Punjab

A private bus that mowed down a 10-year-old girl near Makhu town belong to a transport company owned by SAD leader Hardeep Singh Dhillon.

Dec 18, 2015, 15:10 PM IST

BSF seizes Rs 55 cr heroin smuggled from Pak

The drug consignment was pushed to India from Pakistan near Rajatal village.

Oct 11, 2015, 01:24 AM IST

Aam Aadmi Party in a series of troubles

AAP govt faces trouble on multiple fronts. One from capital city and other from Punjab.

Sep 14, 2015, 21:13 PM IST

Rs 1.68 crore looted from private bank's van in Punjab

Four persons wearing police uniforms allegedly looted Rs 1.68 crore from a vehicle of a private bank near Nanksar village on the Ludhiana-Ferozepur national highway, about 45 km from here on Monday, police said.

Jul 13, 2015, 15:58 PM IST