Female intruder killed by BSF in Jammu's Akhnoor sector

The intruder was repeatedly challenged, but she ignored all warnings and crossed the border.

Female intruder killed by BSF in Jammu

Border Security Force (BSF)  killed a female intruder at the International Border (IB) in Akhnoor sector in Jammu, police said on Friday.

Police official said troops of 33 battalion of the BSF on Thursday night killed the intruder near Chak Phagwari border outpost.

"The intruder was repeatedly challenged, but she ignored all warnings and crossed into the border. Troops then fired to foil the intrusion," police said, according to Indo-Asian News Service report.

The news agency citing BSF sources reported that the troops could not distinguish the intruder's gender in darkness and had to fire as the person ignored all warnings.