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Coaching centre director, 3 others jailed in Barisal

  • Published at 01:03 am September 22nd, 2019
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The arrested Shamim Ahmed, 40, coaching centre Director Babul Talukdar, 42, Matiar Rahman, 32, and Sheuli Begum, 26, were produced before the district court, and were sent to jail yesterday afternoon

Detective Branch (DB) of Barisal Metropolitan Police in separate drives early yesterday arrested four people including the director of a coaching centre for possession of narcotics.  

The arrested Shamim Ahmed, 40, coaching centre Director Babul Talukdar, 42, Matiar Rahman, 32, and Sheuli Begum, 26, were produced before the district court, and were sent to jail yesterday afternoon.

BMP DB Sub-Inspector (SI) Delwar Hossain said: “A DB team conducted a drive at Faith Shikkha Poribar, a coaching centre, on the ground floor of Khan Villa at Hospital Road area under ward no 19 of Barisal City Corporation. There police arrested Shamim, Babul, and Matiar and recovered 22 bottles of phensedyl.

“Meanwhile, another team raided a house on Nazrul Islam road under ward no 25 of BCC on the same night and arrested Sheuli with 150 yaba pills in her possession.”

Sohel Farazi, 30, Sheuli’s husband and a drug peddler, managed to flee from the scene during the raid, added the SI.