New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Friday visit Jammu to take part in the centenary celebrations of former Jammu and Kashmir finance minister Girdhari Lal Dogra.

The security has been beefed up in and around Jammu ahead his visit.

Narendra Modi. File pic

According to sources, the Prime Minister is likely to announce a development package of around Rs. 70,000 crore for Jammu and Kashmir during his visit.

Days before Prime Minister Modi¿s visit, the Pakistani side has been continuously resorting to ceasefire violations.

The army foiled an infiltration attempt in Poonch while another bid was foiled by the BSF in RS Pura sector.