Ferozepur, November 5, 2019: On 05 Nov 2019, on duty alert BSF troops of Sector Abohar, recovered one packet of contraband suspected to be heroin (Total weight approx. 900 gm) ahead of Border Security Fence which was packed in ‘black socks’ and found buried in the agricultural fields.
The enhanced vigil of BSF has once again thwarted the attempt of Anti-National Elements to push the consignment of contraband items into India.
During the year 2019, BSF has affected under mentioned seizures on Punjab Border:- Heroin : 196.263 Kgs (including today’s seizure of approx. 900 gm) Opium : 366 Gms Indian border crosser apprehended : 70 Nos Indian smugglers apprehended : 10 Nos Weapons (Different Types) : 10 Nos Ammunition (Various Calibers) : 455 Rds Indian SIM Cards : 17 Nos PAK SIM Cards : 15 Nos Indian Mobile Phone : 17 Nos