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Bidi, tobacco seized in C’nawabganj

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  • 14 November, 2022 12:00 AM
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Bidi, tobacco seized in C’nawabganj

CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in separate drives recovered 11,200 packets of leaf bidis, 72 kgs leaves of bidi, 43 kgs of tobacco and 51 kg of tortoise bones in Shibganj and Bholahat upazilas of the district on Sunday.

On a tip-off, a BGB patrol team from Chowka Border Out Post (BOP) conducted a raid in Parchowka field area of Shibganj upazila at around 12.40 am and recovered 11,200 packets of leaf bidis, 72 kgs leaves of bidi and 43 kgs of tobacco in an abandoned condition, BGB sources said.

Sensing the presence of BGB the smugglers fled away.