BSF Meghalaya Made Seizure Worth More Than Rupees 4.5 Crore on International Border

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The Border Security Force in Meghalaya continues to maintain strict vigil and exhibited its perseverance to curb smuggling activities on Indo-Bangladesh.Attempts of smugglers adopting various modus operandi were foiled by the alert BSF troops in the state of Meghalaya.

During the month of March 2021, Border Security Force seized following items worth Rs.4,53,31,625/- and apprehended 08Indiansand 10  Bangladeshi nationals on International border.

SL Name of Seized items Qty Value
1. Cattle 392 Nos 54,83,900
2. Dry Pea 80507 Kg 73,85,672
3. Vehicle 35 Nos 1,41,70,000
4. Misc  – 1,82,83,553
                                                                 Total 4,53,31,625/-

 

Sh U K Nayal, DIG PRO BSF Meghalaya said,“It is commendable that BSF troops are performing exceedingly well despite interference while exercising its power to seize contraband itemsat ground level.” He also added that there should be nopretenceor compromise when it comes to the security of our nation.