Dharchula SDM Anil Kumar Shukla on Friday knowledgeable that Nepal has lately closed the footbridge connecting India-Nepal a number of occasions, disrupting the provision of important commodities into their nation.
He mentioned he’ll increase the difficulty within the subsequent pleasant assembly with Nepal.
“Lately, numerous occasions Nepal closed the footbridge connecting India-Nepal, disrupting the provision of important commodities into their nation. We’ll increase this problem in our subsequent pleasant assembly with Nepal,” Mr Shukla instructed ANI.
Earlier within the day, the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) deployed extra forces alongside the India-Nepal border from Pithorgarh’s Dharchula to Kalapani.
Inspector Santosh Negi instructed ANI that aside from different forces deployed right here, there are SSB personnel deployed. In line with SSB sources, the Nepal border is placed on alert.
In Uttarakhand, the open border with Nepal has been sealed. The Nepal border within the lesser populated space can be being guarded with SSB Jawans. This comes amid tensions between Kathmandu and New Delhi over a brand new map by which the neighbouring nation has staked declare over some Indian territories.
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