Srinagar: Security forces are on alert as large number of Pakistani SSG commandos are spotted near LoC in Jammu and Kashmir, according to reports.
Media reports said the Special Service Group (SSG) commandos are some of the Pakistan Army’s best-trained soldiers. They have often taken part with terrorists. Therefore, their presence along the LoC in recent days is a cause for concern for the armed forces, highly-placed defence sources said.
The reports said elements of the 5 Light Commando battalion were deployed close to the LoC where the Pakistani 647 Mujahid battalion In the 2 POK Brigade sector is located.
An SSG officer was also noticed in the 3 PoK brigade area. The brigade commander and the SSG officer also visited the 702 battalion area recently.