JAMMU: Alert troops of the Border Security Force (BSF) on Saturday morning nabbed a man, a resident of Assam, seen moving suspiciously close to the international border in Kanhachak locality on Jammu outskirts.
He was later handed over to the police, sources said.
Police sources said he was caught by the BSF when he was moving under suspicious circumstances close to the border in village Kukriya of Kanachak sector.
The man was identified as Najmul Haque, 31, resident of Kazipara, Sub Division Bilasipara, District Dhubri, Assam and was working as domestic help.
Nothing incriminating was found from his possession, officials said.
“One government identity card was recovered from him,” police sources said, adding that during investigation it was found that he had come to Jammu in search of work and was sent by a private employment agency.
“He had accidentally reached near the international border and his credentials from the concerned police station of his native village have been verified and soon will be sent back,” police said.
Police said that further investigations are on.