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Police constable held with yaba

  • Published at 12:18 am August 16th, 2018
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 Pritam Mandal, a constable of Khulna Metropolitan Police, was detained along with  two of his associates, Sumon and Shaon Roy

A police officer was arrested at a residential hotel in Khulna city on Tuesday night after he was found to be in possession of yaba tablets.

Pritam Mandal, a constable of Khulna Metropolitan Police, was detained along with  two of his associates, Sumon and Shaon Roy.

“Receiving a tip-off, a team of police raided the Midnight Residential Hotel at around 10pm and arrested Pritam along with 15 yaba tablets,” Humayun Ahmed, OC of Sadar police station, said. 

A case was filed with Sadar police station in this connection.

Tuesday’s raid follows the detention of five police personnel including a sub-inspector, and the confiscation of 1,000 yaba tablets, from the Aizzar Mor area of the district on August 11.