Updated December 22nd, 2023 at 10:07 IST
BSF recovers contraband, suspected to be heroin, from Punjab’s Fazilka
The package recovered by BSF on December 21 was reportedly dropped by a drone from Pakistan which intruded into Indian airspace
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Fazilka, Punjab: On December 21, Thursday, BSF personnel seized 530 gm of contraband wrapped with yellow adhesive tape with a ring attached to it, from Pakka Chisti village in district Fazilka of Punjab. Vigilant BSF troops intercepted a suspected drone based on intelligence inputs and immediately reacted to the crisis.
The package was reportedly dropped by a drone from Pakistan which intruded into Indian airspace. During the initial search, around 9.33 pm, BSF troops recovered one packet wrapped with yellow adhesive tape and a ring attached to it. The contraband item is suspected to be heroin (gross weight appx 530 gm) from the farming field near village Pakka Chisti.
More details awaited in the case.
Published December 22nd, 2023 at 10:07 IST