22 red sanders logs seized, 3 held

Police on Monday seized 22 red sanders logs weighing 530 kg and arrested three smugglers in Siddavatam forest after conducting a raid. A car and an auto were also seized.

published on : 3rd May 2022

Murder bid on tehsildar: Second accused held

Police on Friday arrested another person for allegedly trying to run down Dasarathpur tehsildar Abinash Biswajit Sethy with a tractor.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Sand smuggler attempts to run down tehsildar, held

Tractor driver, who is another accused in the case, still at large.

published on : 1st April 2022

ED attaches Rs 7.54 crore assets of TN smuggler

Selvaraj who studied up to SSC, has been involved in red sanders smuggling since 1993. 

published on : 30th March 2022

International smuggler, gang held in midnight operation in Andhra

A non-bailable warrant has also been issued against him in Madanapalle sub-division. 

published on : 27th March 2022

With train services on the rise, RPF put on high alert to curb tobacco smuggling

According to officials, most of these banned products are reaching Tamil Nadu through trains coming from the northern and eastern states.

published on : 23rd March 2022

INTERVIEW| ‘People are Comforted by Affiliations Even when They do not Like it’  

Sudeep Chakravarti tells Smitha Verma what his new book is all about, the meticulous research that went into it and the lacunae that exist in New Delhi’s Act East policy  

published on : 20th March 2022

Gold, silver worth Rs 27 lakh recovered from Bengal offenders

The duo were arrested on February 4 and remanded to judicial custody. 

published on : 15th February 2022

Ganja smugglers try to run over cops, arrested

Sub-divisional police officer (SDPO) of Bisamcuttack Akash Chandra Sahu and Chandrapur IIC Mukunda Nayak sustained injuries on their legs.

published on : 14th February 2022

Lady mukhiya of Bihar's Virgaon village announces reward in exchange of info on liquor smugglers

Archana Anand, mukhiya of Virgaon under Mahisi block in Saharsa district, said that she would offer Rs 5100 for giving information about those consuming alcohol.

published on : 3rd February 2022

2 hurt as smugglers’ car rams into house

On inspecting the crashed car, the police found five red sanders logs in the car boot.

published on : 3rd February 2022

EU nations urge stronger borders to ease migration pressure

Interior Ministers from various EU countries described the influx of migrants as dramatic and urged swift actions, including reinforcing the EU's borders.

published on : 21st January 2022

BSF firing up in North East due to desperate smugglers

According to the latest official data as of November 30, the total incidents of firing along the Indo-Bangladesh border have come down to 2,337 in 2021 as against 2,949 incidents in 2020. 

published on : 21st December 2021

Smugglers taking to rail route eyeing parcel service's loopholes?

While Railway officials confirmed that it is not mandatory to scan the parcels sent through its network, they said the RPF is conducting regular checks to prevent the transportation of banned materials.

published on : 22nd November 2021

Smugglers suspected of exploiting loopholes in railways parcel services

Incidents over a span of three months have shed light on what may be loopholes in the parcel service network, particularly scanning of packages prior to transportation.

published on : 22nd November 2021
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