WORTH RS. 01.41 CRORES Border Security Force has been continuously pursuing its commitment for making “Tripura – A Drug Free State” by regularly conducting ‘Anti-Narcotics Smuggling Drives’ independently as well as in close association with Tripura Police & other sister agencies deployed in the State.
On 17th April 2022 (Afternoon), Intelligence Team of BSF Tripura Frontier along
with Police party of Police Station- Jirania, District- West Tripura conducted a joint
search Operation in house of Abdul Matalim S/o Abutaher Miah R/o Bhadra Mishy
para, PO- NIT, PS- Jirania, Agartala (Tripura). During joint search, party recovered a
bag containing “30 plastic Cases of suspected Brown Sugar weighing appx. 360
Gms worth Rs. 1,08,00,000/-“, which were clandestinely hidden in the house and
apprehended the house owner namely Abdul Matalim (30 Yrs).
The detained person along with seized narcotics was handed over to police party on the spot for further course of legal action under NDPS Act.
During the follow-up action, police party of Police Station- AD Nagar apprehended one more person namely Narul Amin (56 Yrs) S/o Abdul Hasim of Gajaria, PS- AD Nagar, West Tripura along with Rs. 2,81,000/- cash from his
possession and detained one Maruti Dzire Car (TR 05 0293).
Vigilant troops of BSF Tripura also seized 22.5 Kgs Ganja worth Rs. 1,12,500/- & contraband items having collective value of Rs. 25,51,031/- in different operations on Indo-Bangladesh International Border, during last night making
the total seizure value amounting to Rs. 1,41,57,031/-.
BSF Tripura is regularly conducting such ‘Anti – Narcotics / Drugs Special Drives’ against trans-border smugglers and being successful in the endeavours.