According to official reports, on Thursday at about 0530 hrs BSF played the prompt roll and seized the counterfeit Indian currency from the area of Churiantpur, under police station Kaliachak, district - Malda .
The BSF stated that FICN smugglers namely Bakir Sheikh (40 yrs) was thrown a plastic packet containing FICN over the border fence towards India side.
BSF noted that however due to alertness on border, the forces failed their attempt and seized the plastic packet which contained the FICN of total Rs. 2 lakh .
A case has been registered under police station Kaliachak for further investigation and prosecution.
--IBNS (Posted on 29-08-2013)