Border Security Force is fully committed to eradicate the menace of drugs from the State of Tripura. Resultantly, BSF has been conducting special drive against trans-border smugglers particularly of Narcotics drugs and succeeded in neutralizing them on regular intervals.
On 19 Feb 2020, a specific Intelligence input was received indicating stocking of huge consignment of Dry Ganja in a house. Acting on the said tip-off, a joint operation was launched by troops of Border Out Post Anandpur with police personnel of PS Sonamura. As per the plan, joint Ops team raided house of one Indian national, namely Suraj Miah (36Yrs) S/o Abdul Kalid, R/o village Ghatighar Anandpur, P S Sonamura, District Sepahijala, Tripura. During search of his house, Ops party recovered Dry Ganja 180 Kgs worth Rs. 9,00,000/-. Seized Ganja was handed over to PS Sonamura for further legal action.
Besides above, during the same night, BSF troops also succeeded in seizing 69 Kgs Ganja, 83 Bottles of Phensedyl, Cattle 40 Nos and other contraband items having collective market value of Rs. 7,88,204/- in different operations in bordering areas.