Red sanders wood worth lakhs seized
The Border Security Force (BSF) on Sunday seized red sanders wood worth Rs 12 lakh from near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal’s Nadia district.
The seizure was made by BSF troopers of 1st battalion under Madhupur border outpost in the district. “A BSF patrol team intercepted a gang of six smugglers near the border fence. Though they fled under the cover of darkness and fog, we seized about 120 kg red sanders worth Rs 12 lakh they were carrying,” said a BSF officer.