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52 foreign tourists nabbed

Customs officials and the West Bengal police have so far arrested 52 foreign tourists hours after they seized 22 satellite phones from a hotel in New Jalpaiguri on Saturday.

According to information, these phones were seized from two foreign nationals---one from UK and another from Belgium.

On the basis of their confessional statements, police further arrested 50 more foreign tourists from the New Jalpaiguri town.

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