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West Bengal  /  Published 15.01.20

BSF nudged on Sultanpur

The Malda administration on Wednesday got in touch with the BSF brass to address the problems of the people living in Milik Sultanpur village amid complaints that restrictions imposed by the men guard...
By Saumya De Sarkar in Malda

North East  /  Published 05.03.20

Drugs, mobiles seized

The BSF arrested one person and seized drugs and mobile phones valued at Rs 21,66,101 in a series of raids in Tripura’s South District in the wee hours on Thursday.A BSF release said based on specif...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 28.02.20

Land for new border haat

The India and Bangladesh governments will demarcate land on March 9 to set up a new border haat at Sonamura subdivision of Sepahijala district, to boost trade and commerce between the two countries.Cu...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

North East  /  Published 24.02.20

Cattle seized

BSF troops posted on the Meghalaya frontier seized cattle and contraband items valued at more than Rs 3.2 crore last week and arrested 33 miscreants allegedly involved in trans-border crimes. A BSF of...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

West Bengal  /  Published 18.10.19

Bangladesh fights fire, BSF fumes

Bangladesh home minister Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal on Friday said in Dhaka that “misunderstanding” between the chiefs of the border forces of the two countries had been resolved through talks, but in...
By Alamgir Hossain in Jalangi


North East  /  Published 09.01.20

Bangladesh duo held with cattle

Two Bangladeshi nationals, suspected to be cattle smugglers, were arrested on Wednesday night during a joint operation by BSF and Mankachar police in South Salmara-Mankachar district of lower Assam.Ac...
By Mukesh Kumar Singh in Dhubri

North East  /  Published 03.01.20

BSF seeks local aid to check influx

The BSF in the Meghalaya Frontier have sought the cooperation of local inhabitants to thwart attempts, if any, by Bangladeshi nationals from entering into India to take advantage of the Citizenship (A...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong

North East  /  Published 20.12.19

Rs 7 lakh drug haul in Tripura

The BSF has seized contraband valued at Rs 7 lakh from Tripura’s Sepahijala district. A BSF release on Friday said, “On the intervening night of December 19 and 20, the BSF, in two operations agai...
By Tanmoy Chakraborty in Agartala

West Bengal  /  Published 05.02.20

BSF agrees to remove border check-post

The The BSF has agreed to remove a drop-gate at the entrance to the Milik-Sultanpur village in Malda after The Telegraph reported last month how the check-post turned into a dividing line between free...
By Soumya De Sarkar in Malda

West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.19

How cattle smuggling stays afloat in the monsoon

A new method of cattle smuggling to Bangladesh when rivers are in spate has been unearthed in three Bengal districts — tying the animals to banana tree trunks on either side and pushing them into th...
By Soumya De Sarkar/Additional reporting by Subhasish Chaudhuri in Malda


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