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BSF seizes 4.5 kg heroin in Abohar

punjab Updated: Mar 08, 2017 20:33 IST
HT Correspondent

Nine packets were recovered by the BSF troops.(HT Photo)

The Border Security Force seized 4.5-kg heroin from an area falling under the New Gazniwala border outpost in Abohar sector.

The BSF troops on patrolling observed some freshly dug soil near the fence, after which a search was launched, leading to recovery of 9 packets of heroin from a nearby field.

The BSF brass has issued operational guidelines to all the sectors under the Punjab Frontier for strengthening the vigil along the border to check illegal activities.