Amid heightened India-Pakistan ties, the Gujarat Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS) on Wednesday nabbed two persons allegedly working as spies for Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), the Pakistani intelligence agency, from Kutch district. the duo have been identified as Mohammad Alana and Safur Sumara.
Several documents related to the movement of the Indian Army and paramilitary forces in the region have been recovered from them.
DD news also reported that a Pakistani woman was used as `honey trap agent` to lure the two. “ATS was keeping a close watch on the movement of two residents of Khavda village of Kutch for last one year on the suspicion that they are working as spies of Pakistan’s ISI. Both of them were held by ATS today,” news agency PTI quoted a police official as saying on the condition of anonymity last night.
“We have learnt that ATS has recovered one Pakistani SIM card along with a mobile phone during the search of their house,” he added.
Kutch district shares border with Pakistan.