Advertisement

Gujarat ATS arrests BSF personnel for allegedly passing sensitive info to Pakistan

09:22 PM Oct 25, 2021 | FPJ Web Desk

The Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Monday arrested a Border Security Force (BSF) personnel posted in Bhuj, Kutch district, for allegedly passing sensitive information to neighbouring Pakistan.

The BSF constable Mohammad Sajjad was arrested from Gujrat's Gandhinagar, news agency ANI reported. The accused is a resident of Sarula village in the Rajauri district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Advertisement
Advertisement

It is reported that Sajjad had visited Pakistan and stayed there for 46 days before joining the BSF. He allegedly used to send sensitive information to Pakistan through WhatsApp.

Advertisement

The accused was arrested from the BSF Station Head Quarters in Kutch Bhuj and upon search, two mobile phone attached sim cards and two additional sim cards were found in his possession.

According to a statement released by Gujarat ATS, the accused Sajjad was using a registered cellphone number on his Adhaar card. He also has a passport registered from Jammu using which he traveled to Pakistan using Samjhauta Express from Attari Railway Station on December 1, 2011.

Further investigation is underway.

(with inputs from ANI)

Also Read: Jammu and Kashmir: Amit Shah to visit CRPF camp in Pulwama today, will spend night at camp

(To view our epaper please Read Now. For all the latest News, Mumbai, Entertainment, Cricket, Business and Featured News updates, visit Free Press Journal. Also, follow us on Twitter and Instagram and do like our Facebook page for continuous updates on the go)

Advertisement