Three Border Safety Pressure (BSF) personnel have been injured in an assault by Bangladeshi smugglers alongside the India-Bangladesh worldwide border in West Bengal, officers stated on Saturday.
The incident came about close to the Bansghata publish of the BSF within the North 24 Parganas district of the state through the intervening evening of July Three-Four, they stated.
Troops of the 107th battalion of the power had laid an ambush within the border space and when a bunch of 10-12 Bangladeshi smugglers have been noticed round Three:30 am, the BSF males challenged them.
“The smugglers encircled the BSF occasion and brutally attacked them with bamboo sticks and sharp-edged cleaver-like weapons known as ”Dah”,” a senior BSF officer stated.
Three BSF males have been injured on this assault, he stated.
The troops fired 5 rounds from their non-lethal pump motion gun in self-defence and subsequently, the smugglers ran throughout the border in direction of Bangladesh, the officer stated.
A packet containing eight kilograms of or marijuana was seized from the incident web site, he added.
It’s understood that one or two of the attackers have been injured within the firing by the BSF troops, the officer stated.