BSF Tripura Frontier has been successful in motivating the active insurgents
to surrender & join the mainstream. Resultantly, number of Insurgent Cadres,
particularly of “NLFT (BM) Outfit” have renounced the path of violence and joined the
main stream after surrendering before the BSF & other SFs.
In the series of surrender by the IIGs, today, 02 more active Cadres of NLFT (BM) have opted for “GHAR WAPSI”. One of them is an active old Cadre namely Khitish Debbarma @ Kwkhwi S/o Lt Subal Debbarma R/o Village- Ichacherra, PS– Champahour, Distt- Khowai and another is Swapan Debbarma @ Bathar
S/o Surender Debbarma R/o Vill- Golakbari, PS- Champahour , Distt- Khowai.
Khitish Debbarma @ Kwkhwi reportedly joined NLFT (BM) Outfit in the Year
2019 and underwent vigorous training in Weapon & Tactics. As on date, he has
been listed as an active cadre of NLFT (BM) as per the list published by State Govt. Swapan Debbarma @ Bathar reportedly joined the NLFT (BM) in the Year 2020 and has been continuing as its active member.
In the recent years, large numbers of NLFT (BM) Cadres have surrendered
before BSF and other SFs, which indicate their eagerness to renounce the path of violence.
It is pertinent to mention here that, till date, total 31 Insurgents of NLFT (including the present 02) have surrendered before BSF Tripura, which includes 23 Cadres who surrendered in between Year 2017 to 2020, 06
surrendered during last one year of 2021 and 02 on this first day of 2022.
BSF Tripura Frontier appeals to the youth of the State not to get misguided by the false promises of the Insurgent groups and not to follow the path of violence & extreme hardships. Further, it is appeal to all the Cadres of NLFT to renounce violence and return back to the mainstream to lead a happy & peaceful family life.
Besides, its persistence efforts on Anti-Insurgency front, BSF has also been
carrying out our other mandates including defending Indo-Bangladesh International
Border and checking border crimes like smuggling, illegal infiltrations etc.
Today, on specific BSF intelligence input, troops of BOP NC Nagar, Ex- 133 Bn BSF in joint Operation with local police party have seized huge consignment of narcotics i.e. 5,200 Nos Yaba tablets worth Rs. 26,00,000/- along with 01
Revolver, 01 Ammunition from the house of Suman Miah S/o Late Taher Miya R/o
Village Durgapur, PS Sonamura, Distt- Sepahijala near IB and apprehended him.
All seized items along with the apprehended person handed over to police party on
spot for further legal action. During this period of last one year i.e. w.e.f 01st Jan 2021 to 31st Dec 2021 huge cache of contraband articles including narcotics, drugs, cattle etc worth RS.
35,64,17,131/- have been seized by the vigilant troops of Tripura Frontier BSF.
In addition, 45,07,039 Nos Ganja saplings worth Rs. 24,14,75,000/- have been also
destroyed by cutting and burning. Further, 98 Nos Bangladeshi Nationals and 120
Nos Indian Nationals (Total – 218), who were involved in various border crimes &
illegal infiltrations have been intercepted and apprehended.
The Field Formations of BSF Tripura are regularly carrying out Civic Action
Programmes in their respective areas to create feeling of belongingness and to boost confidence among the population residing in the remote far-flung bordering
During last year, an amount of Rs. 19,58,058/- has been spent in conducting
various Civic Action Programmes, which includes:
(a) Providing Kits & Equipment for Safe Drinking Water, Health Support Kits, Education Support Kits etc.
(b) Conducting Pre-Recruitment Training for employability in Armed Forces, Driving Training of local youths etc.
(c) Conducting Health Camps, Cultural Programs, Weapon Exhibitions,
Mela / Fairs, Village Meetings, Public Interactions etc.
(d) Besides, BSF Field Formations keep extending emergency services to
the needy border population and continue their efforts in sensitizing border populace from time to time in the fight against the deadly COVID pandemic. These philanthropic gestures of BSF are being highly applauded by all section of society. BSF Tripura also conducted multi-pronged campaigns in all the BSF Campuses & their peripheral surrounding areas