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1 arrested with 4,000 yaba from Sirajganj

  • Published at 11:19 pm September 30th, 2018
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Drug trader Khorshed Alam, 46, was arrested when a team of RAB-12 conducted a drive in a SA Paribahan Courier Service, situated on the Dhaka road in the Sirajganj town

RAB has arrested a drug trader with 4,000 yaba pills, hidden inside a PVC pipe transported through a courier service, from Sirajganj.

Drug trader Khorshed Alam, 46, was arrested when a team of RAB-12 conducted a drive in a SA Paribahan Courier Service, situated on the Dhaka road in the Sirajganj town, on Sunday.

Khorshed hails from the Dhanaidahpara village of the Lalpur police station in the Natore district. 

Commander of RAB-12 Sirajganj camp Md Sakibul Islam Khan said: "Acting on a tip-off, we conducted a raid in the Sirajganj branch of SA Paribahan Courier Service. 

"We found a parcel, delivered from Chittagong, that had yaba hidden inside PVC pipes," the RAB-12 commander said. "We then arrested Khorshed Alam, who had come to receive the delivery."

Upon primary interrogation, Khorshed admitted being involved with drug trading, and confessed the pipe had 4,000 yaba pills, the commander said.