Underground tunnel attempted by pak across the line of control in the akhnoor sector
Having failed to infiltrate terrorists across the Line of Control in the Jammu Division, there was an attempt to construct a tunnel across the Line of Control. The alert Indian Army personnel deployed along the Line of Control in the sector thwarted the nefarious designs of the terrorists and prevented major terrorist incidents by discovering the tunnel before it could be completed.
The tunnel which was discovered on 22 August 2014, was approximately 130 to 150 meters in length on own side of the Line of Control and originated on the Pakistan Side. The alert area domination patrol of the Indian Army noticed a depression in the ground and after investigating the same with ground penetrating radar and other equipment, discovered that the tunnel was approximately 20 feet below ground level and was four feet high.