| On 15.1.08 at about 16.00 hrs one Arabinda Biswas (39) S/o- Jitendranath Biswas of Nabasan P.O+ P.S –Bagnan Dist- Howrah submitted a written information to the officer incharge of SOG cell CID WB to the effect that he is an ex-employee of CRPF and presently working as a broker of land. One Bhakti Samanta informed him that he had got information from one Musharaf of Bagnan/Howrah that Bangladesh Security Agency is recruiting Indian ex-army providing lucrative salary. His relative Alamgir is the contact man of the said agency. Then he along with Bhakti Samanta,Musharaf met with said Alamgir residing temporarily at Babupara,Ajamgachi,Bagnan Dist-Howrah.
He could know that said Alamgir is a Bangladeshi national and offered him the job of Security agency of Banladesh and asked him to go to Bangladesh with him, but Arabinda denied the same as he does not have any passport or visa rather he asked Alamgir to made request to the representatives of the said agency to come to India.
Alamgir confirmed him after few days that two representatives of the said agency is likely to come at Bongaon Railway Station in the month of December 2007 for recruitment. As per schedule Arabind , Bhakti Samant and Alamgir went to Bongaon railway station in the last week of Dec.2007 and met with the two representatives of Bangladesh Security Agency at the ticket counter of Bongaon Rail way Station at the plat form no 1 at about 11.30 hrs.
The said two representatives introduced themselves as Shamim Akhtar aged about 47 years and Mir aged about 38 years respectively. Both of them are resident of Gulshanbag
/Bangladesh. They stated that the task of this Bangladesh Security Agency is to collect secret official codes, photograph of the various camps of Indian Army and B.S F located in the north-eastern zone. They also showed them some documents of Indian Army, B.S.F and some compact disks.
In the last week of this month Alamgir approached him giving confirmation that on 15.01.08 at 20.00 hrs the said two representatives would meet them at suitable places of Shibpur area/ Howrah. The informant could know that one B.S.F personnel is also involved with them.
Accordingly the information was brought to the knowledge of the superior officers and the information was noted in CID Control room General diary vide GDE no 157 dtd 15.01.08 and a team of CID officers under supervision Sri Swapan Sarkar ,Dy SP SOG CID WB left for Shibpur area to work out the information along with the informant Arbinda Biswas.
Being led by informant (Arbinda Biswas) the team reached at Shalimar 5 no workshop near railway water tank by the side of river Ganga under Shivpur P.S Dist –Howarah and as identified by him, two persons were apprehended from there at about 21.45 hrs on 15.01.08 who disclosed their identity as
(1) Shamim Akhtar (47) S/o Md Siddque Akhtar of Sec 12 block ,D lane –15 house –18 Mirpur ,Pallavi P.S-Mirpur Dist-Dhaka /Bangladesh
(2) Alamgir @ Sk Alam Abdul Malik (48) S/o-Late Abdul Malik of vill-Bakhtarpur P.o- Birdibazar P.S-Daganbhuiya Dist-Feni /Bangladesh and they admitted that they are citizens of Bangladesh. Further on interrogation they failed to give any satisfactory account and documents in support of their arrival at this area. On search of the both persons the following articles were recovered and seized. Further being interrogated both the accused admitted that they are the citizen of Bangladesh, entered into India illegally to collect the secret official information in regard Indian Army and also to carry out subversive act in India on behalf of militant outfit I.S.I.
(a) One small telephone directory of Sk Alam Abdul Malik having telephone no Bangladesh, Pakisthan and India.
(b) One paper having details description of different army bases of north east India
(c) One paper having naming of Mr Tayyab of Karachi with e-mail Id no
(d) One small pcs of paper with telephone nos of Belal of Bangladesh (d) One business card of Hadi Fashion of Feni Bangladesh
(e) Nine sheets of colour photograph of different army base camps of India
(f) Photocopy of confidential documents of Army Head Quarters ,New Delhi
(g) One black and Silver colour Motorola mobile no 9874332350
(h) Some photocopy of different army of North –East India
(i) Some photocopy of confidential documents of Indian Army
(j) One Sony Compact disk having videograph of Indian Army base
(k) One moser bear compact disk having videography of Fidayen attack and speeches
(l) One map of North –east India
(m) One black Motorola mobile phone with Bangladesh sim
(n) Three other Bangladesh sim
(o) Two pcs of explosives substances wrapped by brown and cellephone paper.
The articles vide sl no (a) to (g) were seized from the possession of Alamgir @ Sk Alam Abdul Malik and rest were seized from accused Shamim Akhtar.
This refers to Shibpur PS Case No. 15 sated 16.01.2008 u/s 468/471/120B/121/121A/124/420 IPC & 3 / 4 Official Secret Act 1923 & 14 Foreigner’s Act.