A Bangladeshi national carrying illegal Indian passport and other documents was arrested from Phalauda area of Meerut by the Special Task Force (STF) on Sunday.
The person who is identified as Abu Hanna belongs to Rajshahi area of Bangladesh.
Fake documents like Aadhar Card, Voter Id, Pan Card, Domicile certificate and illegal Indian Passport have been recovered by the team of STF. Apart from these, he was also carrying an Indian sim, a Bangladeshi sim and Rs.210.
The STF team had launched campaign to arrest criminals with bounty on their heads and illegal immigrants living in the area.
When interrogated, Hanna accepted that he ran away from Bangladesh and entered India illegally few years back. He said that he had worked at different places in Kolkata, Muzaffarpur, Delhi, Ludhiana and later in 2006, married a woman who belonged from Meerut. He then settled here with his wife, whose family helped him to get the fake Indian document.