The police in Northeast state of Tripura have arrested as many as 10 Bangladeshi nationals for entering into India illegally. 

The arrests were made in separate incidents on Thursday and Friday. 

Four of the arrested 10 Bangladeshi nationals were held at Churaibari check post, while they were on their way to Assam from Agartala in a bus. 

All the four arrested persons hailed from Rajshahi city in central Bangladesh. 

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In another incident, six Bangladeshi nationals were arrested by the Tripura police on Friday morning along the inter-state border with Assam. 

Among the six arrested, four were women. 

Meanwhile, the police have launched an investigation into the case. 

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