Infiltrators held, fake currency seized along Bangla border
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Last Updated: Thursday, May 13, 2010, 00:05
Shillong: The BSF today apprehended two Bangladeshi infiltrators and seized fake currency in separate incidents along the border in Meghalaya.

Two Bangladeshi boatmen, Warshi Ali and Lal Miya, were apprehended near Bholaganj while they were trying to pick up limestones inside the Indian territory, BSF officials said. A country made boat was also recovered from their possession.

In another incident, the border guards chased some unknown miscreants trying to enter India illegally from the Bangladeshi side in a motorcycle near Ghewmari and they escaped in the dense forest, officials said. The motorcycles and fake India currency notes with a face value of Rs 10,000 were recovered from the spot.


First Published: Thursday, May 13, 2010, 00:05

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