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Punjab: BSF troops recover China-made drone from farm field

News Agencies | Updated on: 4 May 2024, 14:57 IST
The recovered drone by BSF

Tarn Taran (Punjab): Troops recovered a China-made drone in broken condition from a harvesting field in Tarn Taran district on Friday, Border Security Force (BSF) said.

"On May 3, at about 03:30 pm, while deployed on the border fence gate management duty, the vigilant BSF troops heard a crashing sound from under a tractor moving to farm field ahead of fence for harvesting purpose," BSF officials said in a statement.

The troops immediately stopped the tractor and recovered a drone in broken condition beneath the tyre of the tractor.

This recovery took place in a harvested field adjacent to the village Kalia in the Tarn Taran District. Taking to 'X' BSF Punjab Frontier posted, "The recovered drone has been identified as China-made DJI Mavic 3 Classic."

The alert and dutiful BSF troops once again recovered a drone used in smuggling activities of narcotics from across the border, it said.


First published: 4 May 2024, 14:57 IST