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Two minor Bangladeshi boys crossed the International Boundary inadvertently , BSF handed over to BGB on humanitarian grounds

ByNE India Broadcast

Apr 21, 2022

(Dist-North 24 Parganas)


On 20 April , 2022, at 1720 hrs, the troops of Border Out Post Amudia, 112 Battalion apprehended 02 Bangladeshi teenagers for illegally crossing the International Boundary. The apprehended Bangladeshi teenagers have been identified as Mohd. Asfuzman, age 16 years and Sahadat Hussain, age 15 years, Village + Thana – Kakdanga, District – Satkhira (Bangladesh).

During interrogation, both the teenagers revealed that they study in class 9 at Bhadiali High School, Satkhira. On April 20, 2022, in the eagerness to see the Border fencing, had inadvertantaly crossed the International Boundary and entered India. After coming into Indian territory, seeing the BSF troops, both of them panicked and were trying to run back towards Bangladesh that BSF apprehended them.

The BSF has interrogated both the teenagers thoroughly and handed over the Border Guard to Bangladesh on humanitarian grounds due to the mutual cooperation and goodwill of the Border Guarding Force of both the countries.The parents of both the teenagers were also present along with BGB at the IB.

Narayan Chand, Commanding Officer, 112 Battalion stated that our jawans keep a close eye on illegal infiltration along the International Boundary as well as those who violate the border in any way. He added that the apprehended Bangladeshi national had no prior criminal history or any record of crossing the border illegally, hence they were handed back to BGB, Bangladesh on humanitarian grounds.

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