Web Desk: India is all set to launch a new border security project later this week. The security will include a new laser fence to plug holes in the physical obstructions along India’s border with Pakistan, reported Economic Times.
The news has been confirmed by Indian Director General of the Border Security Force, KK Sharma. This new technology-driven pilot project, has capability to be applied to the entire 2,400-kilometer-long border with Pakistan and Bangladesh.
According to comprehensive integrated border management system, the smart fence is already working in occupied Kashmir.
These laser fences will be integrated with a CCTV-like camera feed in order to detect intrusion. It is likely to be inaugurated on September 27.
A laser fence or laser wall is a mechanism to detect objects passing the line of sight between the laser source and the detector. Stronger lasers can be used to injure entities passing the laser beam.