- South Asia
- September 21, 2017
Yasin, along with some friends, crossed the border and entered Kodommora village of Murtichhara, India, in the afternoon on Friday
Security forces are keeping round the clock land and air surveillance
Felani was killed in gunfire by members of BSF while she was crossing a barbed-wire fence in Kurigram district on January 7, 2011
BSF director general said the pilot projects put under trial are by the way of ‘proof of concept’ method, where an experiment determines if a concept for a particular task is feasible or not
The conference held in Meghalaya mainly focused on mutual concerns of both the border guarding forces
BGB Additional Director General Md Zahid Hasan is attending a four-day Border Coordination Conference in India
The conference will continue till Saturday
The incident took place inside the Indian border, according to BGB sources
As of 6:45pm Tuesday, the rescue operation was paused for the night
They were gunned down allegedly by members of BSF when the duo were trying to enter India illegally early Tuesday
Border killing has been a thorny bilateral issue for Bangladesh and India
The BSF officials made the apology during a company commander-level flag meeting with the Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Sarurday morning.
Border Security Force found the tunnel during searches by the force along the 4,096 km border shared with Bangladesh
Families separated by a border come to see their loved ones on Pohela Boishakh
Most recently, the number of JMB and Huji infiltrators into India saw a dramatic spike in 2016.
The demonstrators tried to march on the Indian embassy in Kathmandu in protest over the shooting, but were stopped by police, leading to scuffles
BSF inspector says patrols have been strengthened to avert crime along Bangladesh’s 443km border with Meghalaya.
A basketball team from the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) 12 has arrived in Bangladesh through the Benapole checkpost, prior to playing a match against Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB).
A jawan of the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) allegedly committed suicide with his own weapon while posted at Kalaichar in Meghalaya’s South Garo Hills district.
Another national detained at the scene in latest flashpoint along India-Bangladesh border