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Just after two days of India claiming that it captured a Pakistani boat with nine crew members at the Gujarat coast, India on Tuesday morning seized a Pakistani boat from river Ravi in Gurdaspur, Indian media claimed.

The Border Security Force’s (BSF) deputy inspector general RS Kataria said that a BSF jawan had spotted the boat near Tota bulge at around 4.45 am following which BSF’s speed boat reached the spot and seized the boat with a wooden anchor and nylon rope, Times of India reported.

He said the boat was seized but nothing was found within it, adding that an investigation is currently underway.

The seizure comes two days after a Pakistani boat with nine crew members was apprehended off the Gujarat coast by the Indian Coast Guard on October 2.

Pakistan had dismissed India’s claims that Indian Coast Guard captured Pakistani boat with nine crew member.