BSF troops of Meghalaya Frontier once again exhibited high standard of vigil by foiling another smuggling bid at International Border.
On 01st May 2021, troops of BOP Lyngkhat, 30 BN BSF under Meghalaya Frontier seized Bangladesh currency of face value 12 lakh 88 thousand which was tightly wrapped in a plastic packet and hidden in the bushes. BSF persons on duty suspected the unusual movement of persons ahead of fence on Bangladesh side and on India. On searching the area, BSF recovered the currency in denomination of 1000 and 500 Bangladeshi Taka.
Sh U K Nayal, DIG PRO said ‘’it is reliably learnt that the currency seized was meant for payment in lieu of cattle smuggled to Bangladesh from India.