The BJP Thursday claimed liquor was being smuggled into the prison cell of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra who has been arrested for alleged involvement in the multi-crore Saradha scam and demanded a probe. The government denied the allegations.
The ministry of home affairs has ordered the paramilitary Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) to ensure that cattle are not taken illegally across the border into Nepal for sacrifice during the Gadhimai festival.
An Indian passenger returning from Dubai was on Saturday arrested at the Mumbai international airport for allegedly trying to smuggle in 2.55 kg of gold bars collectively valued at Rs 70 lakh, a Customs official said.
Police probing the killing of
senior crime reporter J Dey suspect that the weapon
and bullets used in the murder might have been smuggled from
Nepal by a middle man, who handed them over to one of the
gunmen at Nainital.
Six kgs of heroin with a street
value of Rs six crore, an AK-47 rifle and 100 live cartridges
smuggled from Pakistan via Punjab border were seized here
on Saturday and two persons arrested, police said.