Security forces on high alert along LoC, IB in J-K due to cross-border terror threat

SRINAGAR: Security forces are in a state of high alert along the Line of Control (LoC) and International Border (IB) in Jammu and Kashmir as the threat of cross-border terrorism “continues to exist”, officials said on Saturday.

“The threat of cross-border terrorism continues to exist. The security forces are maintaining a state of high alert,” Principal Secretary, J-K Government, Rohit Kansal, who is also the State Government’s spokesman, said.

Kasnsal was briefing the reporters about the situation in the State.

He said the day-time restrictions have been lifted from 69 police station areas in the Valley. (AGENCIES)