No ter­ror link to Pak boats seized along Guj coast

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - HINDUSTAN TIMES - Hi­ral Dave let­ters@hin­dus­tan­

AHMED­ABAD: Mul­ti­ple se­cu­rity agen­cies have ruled out any ter­ror­ist link to eight aban­doned boats re­cov­ered off the Gu­jarat coast in five months and trig­ger­ing a ma­jor se­cu­rity scare af­ter a tip-off by Pak­istan this month, a top po­lice of­fi­cial said on Satur­day.

On March 5, a day af­ter the eighth boat was found near Kotesh­war in Kutch district, Pak­istan’s na­tional se­cu­rity ad­vi­sor Naseer Jan­jua said 10 ter­ror­ists have sneaked into In­dia, lead­ing to a multi-city alert and na­tion­wide man­hunt.


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