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Five held with 25,000 yaba in Comilla

  • Published at 09:35 pm February 14th, 2020
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Detective Branch of police presents arrested five drug dealers in front of the media on Friday, February 14, 2020 UNB

The identities of the arrestees could not be known yet, reports UNB

Detective Branch of police arrested five drug dealers along with 25,000 yaba pills in Alekharchar bypass road in Adarsha Sadar upazila and Comilla-Sylhet Highway.

The identities of the arrestees could not be known yet, reports UNB.

Tipped-off that a big consignment of yaba from Teknaf in Cox’s Bazar was being taken to Dhaka in a microbus, a team of DB police stopped the microbus on Friday night in the area and arrested  a man with 20,000 contraband pills, said Sakhawat Hossain, additional superintendent of police at a press conference.

In another drive on the same night, DB police arrested four drug dealers along with 5,000 yaba pills on Comilla-Sylhet Highway, he added.

He said all of the arrestees were produced before a court.