Northeast India’s Only English and Hindi Satellite News Channel

Tripura: Seven Suspected Bangladeshi Nationals Apprehended For Illegally Entering India

First Published: 8th August, 2023 9:44 IST

They have been booked under sections of Indian Passport Act and Foreigners Act and will be produced before the court today.

As many as seven suspected Bangladeshi nationals were apprehended in Dharmanagar under North Tripura District for illegally entering India.

The group included two men, two women, and three children, who had been residing in Bangalore for an extended period since illegally entering India for work purposes in 2020.

They were apprehended when they arrived at Dharmanagar Railway Station by the Ham Safar Express upon their return journey to Bangladesh.

Police said that based on specific information, they conducted a search operation and detained them from Rajbari area on Monday for not having valid identification.

The apprehended people have been identified as Mohammad Liton Sheikh (35) and his wife Fatema Begum (28) along with their two children. They hailed from the district of Ratodanga in Bangladesh.

Additionally, three others were identified as Mohammad Mamun Rashid (21), Azija Begum (19), and their child, and they are residents of Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh.

Later, apprehended people were brought to the Dharmanagar police station for further legal proceedings.
They have been booked under sections of Indian Passport Act and Foreigners Act and will be produced before the court today.

Also Read: Drug bust in Tripura: Heroin worth Rs 9 lakh seized, one arrested

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Sikkim CM PS Tamang meets Home Minister Amit, requests for additional funds

During his meeting with HM Amit Shah, CM Tamang emphasized the need for continued support for the permanent restoration of damaged infrastructure due to the devastating floods in October last year.

23rd June 2024
Banner
Managing floods in Northeast: HM Amit Shah bats for creation of 50 large ponds

During a high-level review meeting in New Delhi today, Shah said that at least 50 large ponds in the Northeast should be constructed so that the water of the Brahmaputra River could be diverted and stored in those ponds.

23rd June 2024
Banner
Was Manipur CM N Biren Singh on a personal visit to Guwahati?

Sources told Northeast Live that the visit may be somehow related to ongoing situation in Manipur

23rd June 2024