Four men were arrested by the soldiers of 41st Battalion of SSB in the Panitanki Camp with fake identity cards of BSF in Kharibari. One of the accused has been identified as Mohamadul Hussain Mandal, son of Muzaffar Mandal.
Hussain is a resident of South Dinajpur. SSB’s Commandant of 41st Battalion, R. Rana, stated that the soldiers stopped a maruti van that bore the number plate WB 62 E 2237 while conducting a check on Tuesday. One of the men introduced himself as BSF Soldier and produced an I-card.
The soldiers were suspicious on seeing the I-card and contacted BSF, Kadamtala for examination of the I-card. The soldiers arrested the accused men including Hussain on finding the I-card to be fake.
It has been reported that the accused has cheated money from several people in the name of providing job in BSF. The accused have been handed over to the Kharibari Police and an investigation has also commenced in the case.