Terrorism attempts and infiltration bids likely to increase: Antony

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New Delhi, Jan. 23 (ANI): Union Defence Minister A.K. Antony has warned of more terrorist attacks and infiltration attempts along the Line of Control.

He, however, said the armed forces were prepared to counter these threats.

Speaking on the sidelines of a function on Saturday, Antony said attempts to infiltrate into Kashmir valley have increased.

The trend, he said, will continue as those inimical to our country see that the situation in Kashmir is improving and they cannot tolerate it.

Antony said India should to be ready for more infiltration attempts.

Earlier, Indian intelligence agencies had warned that the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) has purchased paragliders and its members are training to use them for suicide attacks on India.

According to intelligence inputs, fifty paragliders have reportedly been bought from Europe.

The intelligence input, comes just three days ahead of the Republic Day celebrations.

The security agencies are leaving no stone unturned to ensure tight air security around all vital installations.

Security agencies have also conducted mock drills in different areas to prevent any airborne suicide attack by terrorists. (ANI)

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