(District – Nadia)
In the bordering area of South Bengal Frontier troops of Border Out Post Jhorpada of 08 Battalion seized 70 Paclitaxel injections with a total value of 5.5 lakhs acting on the basis of specific input on February 27, 2022, at about 0115 hrs. Smugglers were trying to smuggle from India to Bangladesh. However, on seeing the BSF troops the smugglers managed to escape by taking advantage of darkness.
The seized items had been handed over to the Customs Department Mazdiya for further action.
The Public Relations Officer of South Bengal Frontier stated that the Border Security Force is taking strict steps to stop smuggling along the Indo-Bangladesh border. Due to which the people involved in such crimes are facing a lot of difficulties. He further added that smugglers are being caught continuously by BSF who are being punished according to the law.