BGB seize huge quantity of smuggled Indian narcotics, alcohol at border

BGB Satkhira

400 bottles of Phensidyl seized in Satkhira

Satkhira, Apr 2 – Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive recovered 400 bottles of Indian Phensidyl syrup from a field in Kushkhali Moktar area of sadar upazila on Thursday morning.

Being tipped of that a gang of drug peddlers from India was crossing the area along with a consignment of Phensidyl, a team of BGB conducted a raid in the area around 9.00am.

Sensing the presence of BGB, the drug peddlers fled the scene.

Later they recovered Phensidyl syrup worth Tk2 lakh.

Nayek Subedar Ahmmad Ali of Kushkhali BGB camp, confirmed the incident.

Source: UNB

Smuggled medicines seized

Benapole, Jessore, Apr 3 : Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) seized a huge quantity of Indian medicine in Bakchar area of Jessore district town early yesterday. The border guards, acting on a tip-off, raided the area at around 2:00am and seized 1.6 lakh pieces of sex stimulating tablets, said Lt Col Jahangir Hossain, commanding officer of BGB-26 Battalion.

Cache of Indian alcohol worth four lakh taka seized at Companyganj border

Companyganj, Sylhet, Apr 3 : BGB have seized a cache of India alcohol worth 4 lakh taka worth at Sylhet Companyganj border area. The incident occurred when Jawans of Kalairag border post of BGB-5 battalion seized the abandoned cache of alcohol at Majhertuk area of the border.

Officer in charge of the operation, Havildar Humayun Kabir informed that they had seized 240 bottles of “Officer Choice” brand, 48 bottles of “Thunder beer” brand and 36 beer cans from the abandoned cache of alcohol. He said that the value of the seized narcotics materials was approximately equal to three lakh eighty one thousand taka.

Source : Sheersha news