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BSF DG visits Indo-Pak international border to review security plans

Amid spike in ceasefire violations and intrusion bids along the Line of Control, the director general of Border Security Force (BSF) SS Deswal visited the Indo-Pak international border in Jammu sector to review the security scenario on the strategic frontier.

During his visit, officials informed him the complexities of management of Jammu border under prevailing security scenario.

“DG BSF also reviewed the border domination plan. He visited the critical areas of entire border stretch and held discussions with various field commanders and senior police officers regarding border domination and other security measures being adopted,” said the spokesman.

The BSF field commanders apprised DG BSF about various ongoing construction works on the border and constraints being faced during their implementation.

“Deswal interacted with jawans and patiently attended to their issues. He stressed about the importance of physical fitness and exhorted the border troops to engage themselves in regular fitness exercises and games,” the BSF said.

DG BSF also reviewed the prevailing Covid-19 situation and precautions being taken and advised the troops to indulge in physical activities and increased immunity to deal with this pandemic.