Suspected drone spotted in Akhnoor, search operation launched

Jammu: Jammu Police on Friday morning launched a search operation after a suspected drone was spotted near the bordering village in Akhnoor area here.
Police said that villagers on Thursday night spotted a blinking light and informed the police.
“It was probably a drone spotted near Bhalwal in Pargwal village close to the International Border at Akhnoor,” a senior police official said.
“Locals claimed that they noticed a blinking red light in the sky following which police teams immediately swung into action and launched a search operation but nothing was found.”
“The searches were also carried out in the morning at the location identified by the villagers,” he said.
Earlier on Thursday night, a drone with blinking light was also spotted thrice at different locations in bordering Samba district.