In yet another major achievement, the Indian authorities deported 21 Bangladeshis through a checkpoint in the border district of Karimganj.
The Bangladeshis, as informed by officials, were the onee who finished their jail sentences after their conviction.
It is also said that the Bangladeshi nationals, who were deported included 20 Muslims by faith and one Hindu.
Official sources said that the deportation came about after verification of their nationality by Bangladesh authorities.
It need be recalled that in July last year, 53 Bangladeshis were deported through the border at South Salmara-Mankachar district of Assam.
Sources said while Bangladesh readily accepts its proven citizens who have overstayed in India, it has a problem with those who have been declared as Bangladeshis by Assam’s Foreigners Tribunals.