Tirthankar Mukharjee : Under the South Bengal Frontier, BSF troops thwarted the smuggler’s plans and apprehended 01 Indian smuggler with 500 Phensedyl bottles.
According to the statement, the incident took place on 3rd August, 2022 at about 2245 hrs in the area of BSF Border Out Post Jeetpur, 68 Battalion, Sector Krishnanagar. The jawans observed the activity of a smuggler in their area of responsibility.
The troops immediately cordoned off the area and apprehended an Indian smuggler. They recovered 500 bottles of Phensedyl and a motorcycle from the smuggler. The estimated value of the seized goods were 1,80,655/- rupees. The apprehended smuggler has been identified as Dipankar Biswas, North 24 Parganas.
The apprehended smuggler and the seized goods have been handed over to the Bagdah Police Station for further legal action.
Shri Yogendra Agrawal, Commanding Officer, 68 Battalion has expressed happiness over the success of the jawans. He stated that this has been possible only because of the alertness displayed by his jawans on duty. The officer clearly stated that nothing can hide from the eyes of his jawans. He also stated that he has an excellent team to give accurate information related to smuggling.