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Chinese national held by BSF in West Bengal’s Malda along Indo-Bangladesh border

The Border Security Force manning the Indo-Bangladesh border has intercepted a Chinese national. The 35-year-old man was held in the Malda district of West Bengal adjacent to the Bangladesh border following suspicious activities, according to BSF officials. The man, dressed in a black sweatshirt, pants and shoes, was intercepted by a BSF party around 7...

Rajasthan cross border heroin smuggling case: 2 youth arrested from Bikaner

The Bikaner police nabbed two youth suspected to be involved in the Rs270 crore heroin smuggling cases. The two were arrested from Jamsar village in the Bikaner district. The youth told the police that they belonged to Punjab and were given the task of retrieving the heroin packets from the border. They were to hand...

Highest ever heroin seized by BSF along Pakistan border in Rajasthan

The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized 54 packets of heroin along the Indo-Pak border in Rajasthan weighing 56.63 kg. It is the highest-ever quantity recovered along the Pakistan border in the state. The market value of the confiscated heroin is estimated to be around Rs 270 crore. The Pakistani drug mafia was using PVC...

BSF disposes off Pakistani intruder’s body

Seventeen days after he was gunned down by the Border Security Force (BSF), the body of the Pakistani intruder was laid to rest by the Rajasthan Police at Anupgarh on Sunday. The unidentified intruder was shot down by the BSF near a post in Anupgarh while he was trying to cross the fence separating the...

Rajasthan: BSF jawan killed, 3 injured in mishap

A Border Security Force (BSF) jawan was killed and three others were injured when a shell accidentally burst during an exercise. The incident happened in the Pokhran field range on Tuesday late evening when a unit of the BSF was involved in an exercise. The shell fired from a 105 medium machine gun burst immediately...

Efforts being made to ensure return of Rajasthani man languishing in Pakistani jail

The Rajasthan government has approached the Ministry of External Affairs to take up the issue of Gemra Ram’s release with Pakistan’s government. Notably, the 20-year-old man from the border district of Barmer is currently lodged in Pakistan’s Sindh province’s Umarkot jail. Various organisations of Barmer have also sent petitions to the Rajasthan...

Man crosses border to avoid getting beaten up by lover’s family, lands in Pakistani jail

A 20-year-old youth of the border district of Barmer is languishing in a Pakistani jail in the Sindh province. The Border Security Force (BSF) found out that the missing youth from Bijrar village in the border district of Barmer is in the Pakistani jail for the past 78 days. Gemra Ram Meghwal, a Dalit fled from...

Pakistan again violates ceasefire, targets forward posts & villages

Pakistan has once again violated the ceasefire by resorting to unprovoked firing on forward posts and villages on the Indian side in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir. The Pakistani action met with a stronger retaliation from the Indian side. Notably, the firing from across the border in Pansar, Manyari and Karol Krishna in Hiranagar...

BSF eliminates two Pakistani smugglers in Rajasthan

Two Pakistani intruders were shot dead by the BSF in the Ganganagar sector of Rajasthan along the Indo-Pak border. The BSF on Wednesday morning shot dead the two alleged heroin smugglers as they tried to enter the Indian territory under the Khyaliwala border post. The BSF personnel recovered two pistols and eight kilograms of heroin....

BSF guns down 5 Pakistani intruders, 9.92 kg heroine seized

The Border Security Force (BSF) gunned down five Pakistani intruders who were trying to sneak into the Indian side along the India-Pakistan International Border. BSF officials said the incident took place Saturday morning in the Taran Taran district of Punjab. BSF Punjab tweeted that it has recovered 1 AK 47 rifle with two magazines, and...

BSF nabs Pakistani intruder, boats from Harami Nala creek

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Sunday nabbed a Pakistani fisherman who was trying to enter the Indian territory from Harami Nala creek. The BSF also seized four fishing boats of Pakistan along the Indo-Pak border in Kutch district. Boats detected during patrolling During patrolling, a BSF team detected some Pakistani fishermen with four-five boats...

BSF nabs lovelorn youth on way to meet girlfriend from India-Pakistan border in Kutch

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday apprehended a youth along the India-Pakistan border in Kutch. The youth was on his way to meet a girl in Karachi, Pakistan whom he had met on Facebook and had fallen in love with. A release from the BSF said that they apprehended one Siddhiqui Zishan just 1.5...