On 18th April 2019, while BSF troops deployed at N C Nagar Border Out Post were dominating border, they saw a suspect coming out of his house close to border fencing and throwing something over the fence.
BSF troops challenged him and made an endeavor to apprehend but he managed to escape from the spot. On search of the area, troops on duty recovered one plastic bundle containing 1800 Nos of Yaba Tablets worth Rs. 9,00,000/- from the spot.
The seized Yaba Tablets have been handed over to PS N C Nagar.
On the same day, in an another instance, BSF troops deployed at Keiyadapa Border Out Post observed some suspicious movement near Indo-Bangladesh Border Fence.
Troops on duty challenged miscreants to stop, but they tried to encircle the BSF party to harm them. Sensing imminent danger, BSF party used Non-Lethal weapons in self defence to disperse the miscreants. On search of the area, BSF party recovered 02 Nos Cattle worth Rs.18,000/- from the spot. Seized Cattle were handed over to PS-Madhupur.
In addition to the above, on 18th April 2019, BSF troops of 74 Bn and 130 Bn during domination of the International Border seized 18 Kgs of Ganja worth Rs. 90,000/- from different places under PS Madhupur, Srirampur and P R Bari.
BSF troops deployed on the border are making constant efforts and seizing contraband items including Ganja, Yaba Tablets, Phensedyl, Cattle, etc on the International Border, thus making Tripura a drug-free state.