Kolkata: High alert has been sounded in Kolkata and other metro cities in India as terrorists struck Air Force base in Punjab’s Pathankot early on Saturday. So far three soldiers and four militants have been killed in the raging Gunbattle.
Security has been beefed up in major locations in Kolkata like Dum Dum airport, Howrah station amd Sealdah station. Police teams have set up check posts and flying squads have been dispatched at likely targets.
The intelligence agencies have earlier issued an alert of a possible terror attack in Indian metro cities including Kolkata. The arrest of ISI agents in Kolkata in the last few days has also indicated a nefarious plot hatched by the Pakistani spy agency to mount attack in India.