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BSF man killed in clash with smugglers

Star Online Report

Two persons including a member of Border Security Force were killed and 10 injured in a clash between the border guards and alleged smugglers at South Ramnagar in northeastern Indian state of Tripura Friday night.

The clash ensued when BSF troops chased a group of smugglers during a routine patrol in the area, Deputy Inspector General of BSF BS Rawat was quoted by Indian media as saying.

A BSF member is among the injured, reports our New Delhi correspondent.

The smugglers also tried to snatch the weapon from the dead border guards, BSF claimed.

Published: 4:28 pm Saturday, June 07, 2014

Last modified: 10:17 pm Saturday, June 07, 2014

TAGS: India BSF Tripura BS Rawat

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