Punjab News Express/Jagmohan Singh
AMRITSAR : Border security force has seized seven kilogram heroin (drug) smuggled from Pakistan to India having worth Rs. 35 crore as per the international black market.
Confirming the seizure, BSF official said some suspicious movement was observed by BSF party ahead of Border Security Fence in the area of responsibility of Border Out Post, Bharopal, Sector Amritsar. BSF troops challenged the suspicious Pak smugglers to stop, but they continued with their aggressive posture. To stop their misadventure further, BSF troops opened fire on them, but the Pak smugglers managed to escape taking cover of dense fog. A special search operation was launched by BSF in the area and during search, 07 packets (07 Kgs) of contraband suspected to be heroin were recovered.