Troops of Border Security Force ( BSF ) under Guwahati Frontier apprehended one suspected ganja smuggler along with 91 Kg Ganja in Coochbehar yesterday.
On specific input provided by Border Security Force Intelligence team of Coochbehar Sector, West Bengal, a joint team of BSF and local Police apprehended the suspect alongwith 91 kgs ganja from Dinhata area.
Earlier the Intelligence Team of BSF Coochbehar Sector received an information that the suspect had concealed huge quantity of Ganja underneath hay in the general area of Khatamari, under PS Dinhata, Distt Cooch Behar, West Bengal. On receipt of this information, the team developed the information, through their sources for necessary action.
After receiving the input the joint operation team comprising of BSF troops and the local police raided the area and apprehended one Nagen Barman, 55 yrs, s/o Sanatu Barman,Vill-Karala, PO- Karala, PS-Dinhata, Dist-Coochbehar (WB) alongwith Ganja weighing approx. 91 kgs. The apprehended person and the ganja have been handed over to local Police Police for further disposal.
BSF troops are always alert to issue of trans-border crimes and illegal infiltration and are making all out efforts to prevent commission of illegal crimes.