Anti Piracy & Anti Smuggling

Anti piracy & Anti Smuggling

Anti piracy operations are constabulary application of military forces involving exercise of universal jurisdiction on the high seas. image descriptionWithin territorial seas, coastal states enjoy such jurisdiction. In our coastal area piracy is widespread and pirates are equipped with modern weapons and craft, the task associated with anti piracy operation demands robust sea control measures. The other principal form of criminal law enforcement task that involves maritime force is drug interdiction. BN spend a substantial proportion of its time on-station involved in law enforcement tasks. These include Interception of Illegal Immigrants and Counter-Contraband operations mounted to combat smuggling of a wide range of illicit goods, including weapons and explosives. BN also conducts operations to counter gun-running as a part of a wider counter insurgency operations. Total achievement are appended below:


Years No of apprehended Boats/ trawlers / Vessels No of apprehended Smuggler No of Apprehended
Pirate
Amount / value of
Goods (tk)
1985 2 Vessels
9 Country boats
92 0 167,050,000.00
1986 1 Vessels
12 Country boats
26 0 55,060,600.00
1987 4 trawlers
18 Country boats
51 0 102,148,102.00
1988 5 Vessels
2 Country boats
53 0 203,931,407.00
1989 4 Country boats 17 7 60,332,000.00
1990 18 Country boats 61 0 26,189,690.00
1991 3 Vessels
23 Country boats
80 7 46,590,800.00
1992 3 trawlers
52 Country boats
69 35 8,339,940.00
1993 1 Vessels
19 trawlers
32 Country boats
12 8 110,871,240.00
1994 2 Vessels
9 trawlers
48 Country boats
65 31 163,737,292.00
1995 17 Vessels
12 trawlers
80 Country boats
57 2 21,303,064.00
1996 1 Vessels
61 Country boats
31 21 14,474,563.00
1997 1 Vessels
6 trawlers
99 Country boats
218 36 125,528,417.00
1998 196 Country boats 677 58 214,859,500.00
1999 1 trawlers
94 Country boats
213 22 87,439,793.00
2000 26 trawlers
35 Country boats
50 28 201,566,851.00
2001 5 trawlers
97 Country boats
169 12 59,431,420.00
2002 3 trawlers
153 Country boats
70 22 83,217,454.00
2003 1 trawlers
106 Country boats
159 36 512,688,784.00
2004 1 trawlers
67 Country boats
6 65 125,509,625.00
2005 116 Country boats 371 11 303,471,440.00
2006 2 trawlers
42 Country boats
110 22 156,117,920.00
2007 37 Country boats 41 0 188,982,597.00
2008 27 Country boats 12 2 13,361,215.00
2009 2 trawlers
29 Country boats
36 18 51,004,850.00
2010 16 Country boats 15 48 40,597,722.00
2011 11 Country boats 19 17 19,836,075.00
2012 1 Vessels
3 trawlers
22 Country boats
168 0 110,497,500.00
2013 4 Country boats 03 6 9,686,000.00
Trawlers-97, Vessels-34, Country Boat - 1510 3,011.00 514.00 3,283,825,861.00
2014 24 Trawlers 1 Vessels 16 Country Boats 13 12 72,41,61,129.00
2015 40 Trawlers 3 Vessels 10 Country Boats 0 15 131,94,95,485.00