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BSF, Pakistan Rangers hold meeting at Suchetgarh

Statesman News Service | Jammu |

The BSF and Pakistan Rangers on Friday in a sector commander-level flag meeting agreed to maintain peace on the International Border in Jammu.

According to a spokesman of BSF, the meeting was held at Suchetgarh in the Jammu district to discuss day-to-day border management issues.

While reiterating BSF’s commitment towards maintaining peace and tranquillity on the International Border, BSF officials sought Pakistan Rangers’ cooperation for the same, which was agreed to by them.

The BSF delegation comprising nine officers was led by Jammu Sector DIG PS Dhiman, while Brigadier Sialkot Sector Commander Amjad Hussain led the Pakistan delegation of 11 officers.

The meeting concluded in a cordial atmosphere, the spokesman added.

This was the second sector commander-level meeting between the two sides following last months’ heavy exchange of fire by both sides in which several persons were killed and many injured.