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BSF recovers 1-kg heroin, 3 Pak SM cards

Border Security Force personnel, on Wednesday, claimed to have recovered 1-kg heroin and three Pakistani SIM cards from near the JR Hithar border outpost manned by the 137 Battalion.

punjab Updated: Mar 09, 2016 21:29 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times
Border Security Force personnel,Battalion,SIM cards

Border Security Force personnel, on Wednesday, claimed to have recovered 1-kg heroin and three Pakistani SIM cards from near the JRHithar border outpost manned by the 137Battalion.

A sentry of the outpost observedsuspicious movementnear the border following which a search operation of the area was carried out at about 1.30 pm. During search of the area,the BSF party recovered one yellow packet buried in a wheat fieldnear the border.

The packet contained 1-kg contraband, suspected to be heroin, and 3 Pakistsni SIM cards of the Zongcompany), said a BSF official.

First Published: Mar 09, 2016 21:23 IST