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Silver seized from Bengal borders, 1 arrested

IANS  |  Kolkata 

The on Monday seized two kilograms of silver ornaments worth Rs 58,000 from an international check post in West Bengal's North 24 Parganas and arrested one man, the said.

Acting on a tip-off, the paramilitary troopers raided Panditpara village and seized the smuggled ornaments.

Monotosh Chakravarty, a resident of Swarupnagar, was arrested from ICP Gobardah during manual frisking, a said.

The accused was handed over to station.

The has so far in 2019 seized silver ornaments worth over Rs 7,00,000 and arrested three smugglers from the south Bengal frontier.

--IANS

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First Published: Mon, April 15 2019. 14:58 IST
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