Nigerian Nationals Arrested Near Indo-Bangladesh International Border
GUWAHATI: 14 foreign nationals were arrested over the past four days by East Jaintia Hills Police officials during checking at different places in the district.
A notification from the authorities stated that they were trying to enter India illegally via Bangladesh.
Based on a recent notification, the foreign nationals had travelled from Nigeria to Dhaka by air and were picked in batches by some unknown persons. From Dhaka, they were taken to an unknown place near the Indo-Bangladesh International Border.
Out of these fourteen persons, twelve persons were detected with Nigerian passport, one with Ivory Coast passport and one person was detected without a passport.
Further investigation for the case is on.
Photo Credit: East Jaintia Hills Police