Three Rohingyas have been detained with 20,000 yaba tablets from Ukhiya upazila of Cox’s Bazar district.
The detainees are Md Sohel, 25, Md Ziaul Hoque, 22, and Md Irfan, 20. Sohel and Ziaul are from Balukhali Rohingya camp, while Irfan is from a refugee camp located in Ukhiya’s Thainkhali area.
Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) detained the trio from Panbazar area with yaba tablets worth Tk80 Lakh on Wednesday.
RAB 7 Cox’s Bazar Company Commander, Md Ruhul Amin, said: “Acting on a tip off, we conducted a drive in the area and detained the three Rohingyas. The yaba tablets were recovered from their shopping bag.
“They were handed over to Ukhiya police after filing a case in this regard.”