Curbing Border Crime

BGB, BSF begin first virtual meet

Diplomatic Correspondent

9 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

BGB, BSF begin first virtual meet

The Border Security Force (BSF) and the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Monday began their first-ever virtual border management conference in order to find a solution to border crimes and insurgent activities, among other issues.

Officials said that the four-day BSF-BGB Border Coordination Conference (BCC) would adopt certain strategies to curb trans-border crimes, smuggling of various contraband and cattle, fake Indian currency notes and pending development works along the frontiers of the two neighbouring countries, reports the Assam Tribune on Tuesday. The Bangladesh delegation is headed by Tanveer Gani Chowdhury, Additional Director General, Region Commander, South-East Region, Chattogram while the Indian delegation is headed by Susanta Kumar Nath, Inspector General, BSF Tripura Frontier accompanied with Hardeep Singh, Inspector General, BSF Meghalaya Frontier. The Inspector General of Mizoram & Cachar Frontier is also participating in it.