On Pak’s request, BSF holds flag meet on IB in Jammu



BSF and Pakistani Rangers on Sunday held company commander level flag meet on International Border in R S Pura sector here.

“On the request of the Pakistani Rangers, BSF agreed to flag meeting and met them at 1720 hrs at Octroi Post at Suchetgarh,” official sources here said.They said that pressure mounted on Pakistan after nearly seven civilians were killed and heavy loss of property was reported on Pakistan side in retaliatory fire by BSF in reply to escalated ceasefire violations.

“Pak Rangers also sought DIG level flag meet for which date and venue will be decided in two days,” they said.