People feel need of more vigilance to quell this vicious design
Despite several petitions of nationalist organizations to administration in the realm of Bengal to call this a halt, illegal infiltration of Islamists from Bangladesh to India remains unabated and what can be its real extent was witnessed following BSF’s (Border Security Force) latest bid to nab the infiltrators. All these happened on November 5, 2012 at the Petrapol border area in Bangaon, District: 24 Paraganas (North),
23 Bangladeshi Muslims including women and children were taken hold of finally.
According to police, these infiltrators do hail from an assortment of areas in
Bangladesh including Narail, Jessore, Magura, , Gopalgunj and
they were presented in the Bongaon District Court on November 6, 2012. Later,
owing to absence of valid documents, arrested Bangladeshi Muslims were handed
over to personnel in P.S. Bongaon. Barisal
The arrest of such a large number of Muslim infiltrators from
gladdened people in the border area; they are having a sigh of relief at the
moment. Some of them feel that they can count on BSF finally. Bangladesh
On the same day (November 5, 2012 – Monday), P.S. Barasat, armed with a tip only, got successful in arresting 7 Muslim infiltrators (from
) from Chanpadali area in
Barasat. As per police, this group did also use Petrapol border area to enter Bangladesh
deviously. The majority of them do belong to District: Narail in India
and some of them are Jewel Sheikh (age 22), Shamim Biswas (age 23), Humayun
Sheikh (age 22), Mizanur Mollah (age 38), Zannat Begum (age 18). Bangladesh
However, while talking to people in Barasat of this event, mixed feelings were found. People continue to feel that a single day’s effort can’t defeat an avalanche and as per them, there is the need to conduct more such drives (stringently, dedicatedly and regularly).
It is worthwhile to mention, successive and unchecked Muslim infiltration from
Bangladesh through decades have led to massive
demographic changes in the Indian state of Bengal.
(A few arrested Bangladeshi Muslim infiltrators)
(Infiltrators having a good time in India)
(Illegal infiltration of Islamists from Bangladesh into India)