Tirthankar Mukharjee : On 3rd August, 2022 acting on the basis of reliable information troops of Border Out Post Rangiyapota, 82 Battalion apprehended 02 Bangladeshi while crossing the international border illegally. They were identified as Mohammad Hasan Ali (32) and Saiful Khalsi (26) from Bangladesh.
On interrogation, Mohammad Hasan Ali revealed that he is suffering from cancer and kidney disease. Due to some reason they could not produce proper documents, both had come to India illegally three months ago. He was getting his treatment in Kalyani. The apprehended persons were handed over to the BGB with humanity and goodwill.
Naveen Kumar Singh, Officiating Commanding Officer of the 82 Battalion stated that the Border Security Force is taking strict measures to prevent infiltration along the Indo-Bangladesh Border, due to which some people are being apprehended.
Considering the seriousness of the crime of the apprehended people and due to the mutual cooperation and goodwill of the Border Guarding Forces of both the countries, some of them are handed over to each other.