BSF Tripura is regularly neutralizing the nefarious designs of trans-border
smugglers particularly by seizing the narcotics / contraband items & destroying illegal Ganja cultivation in the bordering regions of Tripura State.
In the series of such Operations, Vigilant Bordermen foiled the smuggling bids and successfully seized 134 Kgs Ganja, 59 Bottles Liquor, 30 Bottles Phensedyl Syrup & assorted
contraband items, also recused 06 Cattle during different operations, having
combined seizure value of Rs. 23,68,580/- on 14/15 Dec 2021, besides destruction of 20,000 Nos of Ganja mature saplings in joint operation with other sister agencies.
In one such operation on 14th Dec 2021, acting on specific intelligence input, troops of Border Out Post Boxanagar, Ex-150 Bn BSF, Gokulnagar successfully seized “82 Kgs Ganja worth Rs. 4,10,000/-”. The seized Ganja has been handed over to PS- Kalamchoura, Sub Div- Sonamura, Distt- Sepahijala, Tripura for further course of action.
In another such operation on 14th Dec 2021, acting on specific intelligence input, troops of Border Out Post Batadola, Ex-150 Bn BSF, Gokulnagar thwarted the smuggling attempt and seized “assorted contraband articles worth Rs. 8,17,425/”.
The seized items have been handed over to Customs- Sonamura, Sub Div- Sonamura, Distt- Sepahijala (Tripura) for further disposal.
Beside above, on 15 th Dec 2021, based on specific intelligence input, BSF troops of Border Outpost Sidhai, Ex-80 Bn BSF, Teliamura during joint Operation with police party from PS- Kamalpur, personnel of 124 Bn CRPF & 09 Bn TSR, destroyed approx. 20,000 mature Ganja saplings by cutting, uprooting & burning,
which were cultivated in approx 08 hectare in the forest area of Village- Simna, PSSundertilla, Sub Division- Mohanpur, District- West Tripura.