New Delhi: Locals along the International Border (IB) in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday have captured a pigeon which is suspected to be trained in Pakistan for spying.Also Read - West Indies Squad For India Tour 2022: Kemar Roach, Brandon King Earn Recalls For ODIs | IND vs WI

Giving further details, officials said the pigeon, carrying a coded message, was captured by residents of Manyari village in Hiranagar sector soon after it flew into the Indian side from Pakistan. Also Read - BCCI: In Search of A Left-Arm Seamer | India Cricket Team

However, the security agencies concerned are working to decipher the coded message in the bird. Also Read - COVID Restrictions in These 10 States of India For Domestic Travellers, Read On

“The villagers handed over the pigeon (to the local police station) on Sunday. A ring was seen attached to one of its legs with some numbers on it and a probe is on,” Senior Superintendent of Police of Kathua Shailendra Mishra told news agency PTI.