Cattle Smuggling

128 heads of cattle seized in West Bengal, 13 smugglers held

In West Bengal's North 24 Parganas district's Kajuli, seven smugglers were arrested and six heads of cattle seized.

published on : 18th August 2019

Cattle smugglers along Bangladesh border tying IEDs around cattle neck to take down BSF

Interrogation by the state police personnel, who were handed over three cattle smugglers last month in Malda, also revealed the IEDs were procured from Murshidabad district. 

published on : 17th August 2019

BSF in Bengal sweats over seized cattle as threat of health hazards loom

Following an SC order, the force has been left scratching its heads to what to do with the recovered cattle

published on : 16th August 2019

Cattle smuggling: BSF recovers cows tied with IEDs in West Bengal rivers

Few such cattle, with an IED placed inside a small aluminium canister tied around their neck, were recovered from the river near the Harudanga border post along the south Bengal frontier.

published on : 25th July 2019

Bangla border sees spike in cattle smuggling

With Bakri-Eid approaching, smugglers are getting desperate and attacking BSF jawans on being challenged 

published on : 23rd July 2019

'Floating cattle' smuggling prompts BSF to deploy more resources along Bangladesh border 

The troops have been asked to maintain an "aggressive posture" and ensure that the crime of cattle smuggling is effectively checked.

published on : 22nd July 2019

At least 45 cows seized from cattle smugglers die in a Tripura shelter

Altogether 159 cows, which were kept in a cattle shelter at Devipur in Sipahijala district, have died since May 14 last.

published on : 16th July 2019

Alwar lynching victim Pehlu Khan not charged, reports incorrect: Gehlot 

The earlier report was about a separate cattle smuggling case which was registered and investigated under  BJP government in 2017-18 and has nothing to do with Pehlu Khan, the CM said.

published on : 29th June 2019

2017 Alwar lynching victim Pehlu Khan, sons charged for smuggling cattle

Earlier, the police had earlier given a clean chit to the six people accused of lynching Khan, a dairy farmer.

published on : 29th June 2019

Five held in separate cases of cattle smuggling in Jammu, 62 animals rescued

A police party intercepted 55 cattle being taken on foot towards Kashmir without a valid permission.

published on : 24th April 2019

Ten cattle smugglers held on Jharkhand-Odisha border

Around 130 cattle have been recovered from them, the police officer said, adding they were being taken to Odisha's Mayurbhanj district.

published on : 22nd March 2019