Cattle smuggling

CBI set to probe cow smuggling at Indo-Bangla border

According to sources in the CBI, the MHA asked the agency to investigate the issue after the Border Security Force submitted a report to it describing the prevailing situation. 

published on : 29th October 2019

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