June 19, 2021, 2:47 pm
Netrokona Correspondent: Netrokona Battalion (31) BGB has seized 10 Indian buffaloes from the Kalmakanda border area of Netrokona. The buffalo was seized from Chocolatebari near Border Pillar No. 1169/14S of the upazila on Sunday (May 23) at around 11:15 pm. The estimated value of the captured buffalo is Rs 15 lakh.
Netrokona Battalion Deputy Commander Nuruddin Maqsood confirmed the information in a press release on Monday (May 24). He said in a statement that the buffaloes were detained on the basis of secret information during a six-member patrol team led by Subedar Md Ruhul Amin of Lengura BOP in Lengura Union of the upazila on Sunday night. The captured buffaloes have been submitted to the district customs office. However, the BGB could not arrest any smuggler.