Police arrests 12 Bangladeshis at Balurghat


Balurghat: Police arrested 12 illegal Bangladeshi migrants on Sunday from Patiram area at Balurghat. Police following a lead arrested the migrants. Interrogation revealed that they have crossed into India via Hilli’s Dakshinpara border.

The arrested said that they have crossed to Bengal in search of jobs. Police launched an investigation in the matter. Bangladeshi influx is a major problem in West Bengal and Assam in the country.