Minister of State for Home Affairs Jitendra Singh on Tuesday informed instances of violation of the law and involvement in illegal activities by some Bangladeshi nationals have been reported.
He further informed that as per information available, Interpol wing of the Central Bureau of Investigation had received a list of six wanted criminals, who are alleged killers of Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.
“Appropriate action, including issuing Look Out Circulars against these six persons, was taken,” he added.
“Registration of cases and action thereon comes within the purview of police stations and State Governments/ Union Territory Administrations concerned.
Singh said the law enforcement agencies maintain a strict vigil on the activities of foreigners, including Bangladeshi nationals, in the country and take appropriate action.
“Central Government is vested with powers to deport a foreign national under section 3(2)(c) of the Foreigners Act, 1946.
These powers to identify and deport illegally staying foreign nationals, including Bangladeshi nationals, have also been delegated to the State Governments/ UT Administrations. Detection and deportation of such illegal immigrants is a continuous process,” said Singh.(ANI)