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Pakistani drone seen near LoC, Army launches search operation

The search operation was launched in Basoni, Dharana and adjoining areas shortly after the detection of the drone

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Representative image | Pakistan has increased the use of drones to airdrop weapons and narcotic substances along the LoC

A Pakistani was sighted hovering in the skies near the (LoC) in Mendhar sector of district following which the Army has launched a search operation, officials said on Sunday.

The search operation was launched in Basoni, Dharana and adjoining areas shortly after the detection of the on Saturday evening, the officials said.

They said Pakistan has increased the use of drones to airdrop weapons and narcotic substances along the and the IB over the past six months, prompting a high alert along the borders.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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First Published: Sun, November 22 2020. 12:50 IST
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