A Pakistani spy was arrested from Jammu and Kashmir’s Samba district for passing on vital information regarding deployment and movement of security forces to Pakistan.
As per initial information made available by officials to media, the spy had made markings of various spots on the map and security agencies are jointly investigating the matter
“Based on information received from Military Intelligence on involvement of one Bodh Raj of village Changiia of Jammu district for his espionage activities and passing on vital information regarding deployment and movement of security forces and Army to Pakistan, a special search operation was launched in Ramgarh sector of Samba,” said Joginder Singh who is an SSP.
During the search operation, Raj was found roaming in suspicious circumstances in Jerda village close to the International Border (IB) and tried to escape on observing the movement of the police party, the SSP said.
Saying that Police chased the suspected man and arrested, Singh said that they have recovered two Pakistani SIM cards, one map showing deployment of forces, two Indian made mobile phones and one memory card besides Rs 1711
A case has also been registered against the accused under Section 13 of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act and the Official Secrets Act.