BSF seizes 15 packets of heroin

At least 15 packets of heroin were recovered by the Border Security Force (BSF) on Wednesday following a tip off from the Narcotics Control Bureau. The BSF recovered the drugs from Bop khaira Barrier in Ferozpur district of Punjab, during a joint operation with the Narcotics Control Bureau. Officials said that there was exchange of fire between the smugglers and the security forces. They further added that the smugglers managed to escape, taking advantage of the darkness.