New Delhi, Jan 9: A high alert has been issued in Punjab following an intelligence alert of possible terrorists strikes and infiltration. The alert had been issued specific to the Batala town in Gurdaspur district.
All security agencies in the state have been put on high alert. There is a high alert at Batala an intelligence bureau official confirmed.
The security agencies in Punjab are taking no chances especially after the Pathankot attack that took place last week. Moreover it was only sox months back that Gurdaspur too had been hit by a terror strike.
There has also been search operations for two terrorists in Punjab. Some villagers had claimed spotting two terrorists in army fatigues. Security personnel have been undertaking an operation to nab these two men who are believed to have infiltrated along with the 6 others who undertook the Pathankot attack.