Acting on a specific BSF intelligence, a joint operation was carried out by the troops of BSF Intelligence team Panisagar, Battalion intelligence team of 19 Battalion Border Security Force and police representatives of Manu Police Station in Dhalai district.
The forces intercepted a truck near Battalion Headquarter of 19 Battalion BSF, deployed in Nalkatta.
"On search, party recovered Phensedyl - 9900 bottles worth Rs, 8,66,250/-, Beer- 13800 bottles worth Rs. 11,04,000/- and one Truck worth Rs. 11,55,000/- ( G. total Rs. 31,25,250/- )," the BSF said in a statement on Thursday.
The party also apprehended the truck driver, identified as Span Nath.
On preliminary questioning, the apprehended driver confessed that the truck was loaded with huge quantity of Phensedyl and beer from Baragaon of Guwahati district in Assam.
--IBNS (Posted on 05-09-2013)