Assam: BSF Detains 5 Bangladeshis For Illegally Crossing Border

Assam: BSF Detains 5 Bangladeshis For Illegally Crossing Border

As per an official assertion from BSF, they crossed the worldwide border unwittingly and had been handed over to Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on humanitarian grounds as a goodwill gesture.

On August 18, in an analogous incident in the identical district the place two Bangladeshi nationals illegally crossed the border had been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment by the District and Periods court docket of South Salmara Mankachar.

In addition to this, the court docket had additionally imposed a high quality of Rs 10,000 every on each the Bangladeshi nationals recognized as Abdul Hai and Niranjan Ghosh.

The court docket additionally mentioned that the failure to cost of the high quality will result in imprisonment of one other six months for each Bangladeshi residents.

On August 12, one other three alleged unlawful immigrant Bangladeshi nationals had been apprehended on the Kempegowda Worldwide Airport and had been despatched to judicial custody.

Through the investigation, it was revealed that they had been natives of the neighbouring nation and had sneaked into India by the porous border in 2013.