Apprehension of 01 smuggler & seizure of suspected Heroin

'Apprehension of 01 smuggler & seizure of suspected Heroin'

Apprehension of 01 smuggler along with 01 packet of suspected heroin jointly by BSF and Punjab Police in Amritsar district

On the 27th Feb 2024, based on specific information from the BSF Intelligence setup regarding smuggling activities in the Ramdas area of Ajnala in District-Amritsar, a joint operation was planned with SSOC, Amritsar to counter the smuggling activity.

During the joint operation conducted on the evening of 27 Feb 2024, BSF and SSOC Amritsar intercepted a white Innova car with 02 suspects travelling from Ajnala's side. The troops caught hold of one suspect, however, the other managed to escape.

Upon a thorough search of the car, 01 packet (approximately 500 grams) of suspected heroin wrapped with brown adhesive tape was recovered. The apprehended suspect along with the seized contraband and the white Innova Car is under the custody of SSOC Amritsar for further investigation.