On 21st June 2019, on specific information regarding smuggling of Yaba Tablets, BSF troops deployed on Border Out Post K K Nagar, under Sub Division Sonamura, District Sepahijala, observed suspicious movement of 02-03 miscreants along with some packets in their hand approaching near Indo-Bangladesh Border Fence.
BSF party challenged the miscreants to stop, but they did not pay any heed and continued in their nefarious activities.
Finding no alternative to stop them, BSF troops fired one round of Pump Action Gun in air to deter the miscreants. On this, the miscreants fled away from the spot taking the advantage of darkness and nearby houses.
During thorough search of the area, BSF party recovered one plastic packet containing of 9,000 Nos of Yaba Tablets worth Rs. 45,00,000/- from the spot. The seized Yaba Tablets were handed over to PS Jatrapur.
Regular seizures of such huge quantity of Yaba Tablets by BSF troops from bordering areas under Sonamura indicates the vulnerability of the area from smuggling of drugs point of view BSF troops deployed on the border have been putting relentless efforts in countering smuggling of Narcotics drugs like Yaba Tablets and Ganja with co-ordination and co-operation from other sister agencies.