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Two persons nabbed, drugs and motorcycle seized near border in Amritsar Sector

Search by BSF troops finds a packet wrapped with yellow adhesive tape and a metallic ring attached to it containing 540 grams of heroin

Two persons nabbed, drugs and motorcycle seized near border in Amritsar Sector

The drugs seized by the BSF



Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, November 13

Security agencies have apprehended two persons and seized a packet of narcotics, believed to have been dropped by a drone, along with a motorcycle near the international border in Amritsar Sector.

On the intervening night of November 12-13, the Border Security Force intercepted a drone and the troops heard the sound of something being dropping near Udhar Dhaliwal village, a BSF officer said.

A search by BSF troops was carried out in the depth area, during which a packet wrapped with yellow adhesive tape and a metallic ring attached to it was found that contained about 540 grams heroin.

Further, a joint search operation with the Punjab Police was carried out in the surrounding area on Monday morning. The search party apprehended two suspected smugglers, along with a motor cycle from a house in the village, he added.

On Sunday, two China-made drones, DJI Mavic-3 Classic models, were seized by joint teams of the BSF and Punjab Police on the outskirts of Bharopal and Nesta villages in the same sector.

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