Police arrests 49 including 8 suspected Bangladeshi


Balurghat: In a massive crackdown on illegal Bangladeshi migrants, police on Sunday arrested 49 people including eight suspected migrants during a raid conducted across Narayanpur, Hussainpur and bus stand in Balurghat area.

The arrested have been produced at the court on Monday.

A police official said the raid was conducted after a series of complaints from the locals about suspected migrants and anti-social elements prying the area.

The Balurghat police incharge , Bipul Banerjee said that many gamblers and anti-social elements have been nabbed in the raid including illegal Bangladeshi migrants in the area.