Red alert on Benapole border
6 October 2015, Nirapad News: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) issued a red alert in Benapole border area on Tuesday for an indefinite period so that the terrorists and criminals could not flee from the country following the killing of two foreigners in the capital and Rangpur.
The BGB on Tuesday morning imposed restriction on the movement of the foreigners in the border area of Benapole, asking its members to keep vigil in this regard.
Officer-in-charge of Benapole immigration check post Momin Uddin said red alert has been enforced in the border area following the killing of an Italian citizen in the capital’s Gulshan area on September 28 and a Japanese national in Rangpur on October 3.
Commanding Officer of Jessore BGB 26-battalion Lt Col. Jahangir Hossain confirmed the red alert enforced along the border area.