War clouds after surgical strikes: BSF Border units told to conduct ambushes along border

New  Delhi: The Narendra Modi government is  not taking chances. Sources say that Pakistan is planning a retaliatory strike after the Indian surgical strikes. In expectation, the BSF has put all its border  units along the international border (IB) on "high alert". BSF has asked the border units to undertake special patrols and conduct ambushes. Deployment along the fence has been augmented with additional personnel.

BSF has issued orders to all its units along the international border in Rajasthan, Jammu, Gujarat and Punjab to step up vigil and bolster their numbers at the posts by bringing in all personnel who are in the reserve.  A BSF official said that the force is no mood to take any chances. Leaves have been cancelled, unconfirmed reports say.