Punjab & Region

BSF foils three bids to smuggle contraband in Ferozepur, recovers 22 kg heroin

Ferozepur, January 12

On Tuesday, during the wee hours, the Border Security Force (BSF) troops observed some suspicious movement ahead of BS Fence in the AOR of Ferozepur Sector. On searching the area, 10 packets of contraband items suspected to be Heroin (Gross weight – 19.375 Kgs) & opium (Gross weight -approx 430 gms) tied in yellow wrapping along with one Pistol, one magazine and eight cartridges were recovered. In another incident during search in the AOR of Ferozepur Sector, alert BSF troops recovered a packet of contraband item suspected to be Heroin (Gross weight appx 1.195 Kgs).