As Security Measures Indo-Border Region will be Closed

Indo-Nepal Joint Commission meets after 23 years
  • UP’s border with Nepal sealed in view of second phase of polling for Lok Sabha and to ensure peaceful polls
  • Administration in UP and Nepal discuss security measures to be taken for the purpose
  • Another 21, apart for existing 33 SSB border posts have been arranged along the Indo-Nepal border.
  • No permission to cross border except for marriage and in case of illness.
  • Border often is used for smuggling arms, ammunitions. Two militants recently arrested in Gorakhpur near border.

Exams Perspective:

  1. Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)
  2. India Nepal Bilateral Relations