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Indian saree worth Tk 1.5cr seized

Bangladesh Rifles, in separate drives, seized 76 bales of Indian saree worth Tk 1.5 crore in Comilla and Brahmanbaria yesterday.

Sources said BDR personnel of 33 Battalion stopped a Dhaka-bound covered-van at Padua Bazar bypass on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Comilla at about 7:00am and seized 40 bales of saree smuggled from India.

The BDR jawans of the same battalion, in a separate raid, seized 36 bales of Indian saree from a boat in Kasba upazila of Brahmanbaria district.

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