Snake venom worth Rs 6 cr seized

3 Apr 2017

Snake venom worth Rs6 crore was seized on Sunday night from the Indo-Bangladesh border at Bhimpur in South Dinajpur during a joint operation by the BSF and forest department.
At a press conference today, the BSF and foresters said three people from Bangladesh had entered India with the snake venom through Bhimpur but they managed to flee. The venom was that of a cobra and the container holding it was France made, they said. (EOIC)