Smugglers

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

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

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

Man held with 495 kg ganja after car chase

On receipt of information, the police ahead of the road gave the vehicles a chase and intercepted them. 

published on : 12th November 2021

Two injured as Telangana cops on ganja trail fire at Vizag villagers

The Telangana police team was in search of ganja smugglers in a case registered in Nalgonda district.

published on : 18th October 2021

Rs 3.05 crore assets of ganja peddlers frozen in Odisha's Malkangiri

Five buildings worth around Rs 2.86 crore, 12 bank accounts having a total balance of around Rs 71 lakh and six vehicles worth Rs 18.33 lakh were blocked.

published on : 6th October 2021

Business of Pak human smugglers boom as thousands of Afghanis try to leave after Taliban takeover

A source, who is aware of this human smuggling racket, said they mostly operate from border areas like Chaman, Chaghi and Badani in the restive Balochistan province.

published on : 19th August 2021