Tripura: Sandalwood worth Rs 25 crore seized at Arundhutinagar
AGARTALA | Feb 26, 2020:
In a major breakthrough, BSF, forest and police officials in a joint raid have seized around 9,000 kgs of sandalwood worth nearly Rs 25 crore in Tripura, officials said on Wednesday.
"Acting on a tip-off, BSF, forest and police officials have seized around 9,000 kgs of sandalwood from a godown at Arundhutinagar (on the outskirts of capital Agartala) on Tuesday night," Border Security Force Inspector General Ashok Kumar Yadav said.
According to the BSF official the market value of the seized sandalwood would be around Rs 25 crore.