BSF arrests three Pakistani fishermen, seize five boats in Gujarat

Updated On : 10 Nov , 2017 , 09:17 AM
BSF arrests three Pakistani fishermen, seize five boats in Gujarat (Representational Image)
BSF arrests three Pakistani fishermen, seize five boats in Gujarat (Representational Image)
New Delhi:

The Border Security Force (BSF) arrested three Pakistani fishermen and seized five boats from the vertical channel of Harami Nala area in Gujarat’s Bhuj on Friday.

Earlier on September 7, BSF had seized 18 boats and apprehended three Pakistani fishermen from Harami Nala creek area along the Indo-Pak border in Kutch district.

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The Harami Nala is 22 km long and 1.5 km wide a sluggish and shallow water channel within the territorial border of India. It is easily accessible from Pakistan side through a canal which wis two kilometers long and 30 meters wide. While it is difficult to access from the Indian side as it is marshy.

First Published : Friday, November 10, 2017 08:56 AM
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