RANGPUR, March 24 (BSS) - Bangladesh Border Guard (BGB) seized huge smuggled goods worth over Taka 25.25 lakh from different frontier areas under Birampur upazila in Dinajpur district on Thursday and Friday, BGB sources said.
Acting on a tip-off, a special patrol team from Vaigarh BGB
outpost conducted a raid in the nearby areas and seized 14
smuggled cows and two buffalos worth about Taka 7 lakh on Friday.
In a separate raid conducted on the same day, patrolling BGB
members of Katla outpost seized nine smuggled buffalos worth
about Taka 9 lakh from nearby Shibpur frontiers.
In two separate raids conducted on Thursday night at Deor
Bottoli frontier area in the same upazila BGB members of Birampur
special camp seized smuggled phensidyl, saree and a motorcycle
without registration worth about Taka 9.25 lakh.
Later, the seized cows, buffalos, phensidyl, saree and
motorcycle were deposited to the Dinajpur Customs authorities,
the BGB sources said today.