Two held with 5 lakh yaba tablets

Metro Desk

11 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

Two held with 5 lakh yaba tablets

A team of Bangladesh Coast Guard arrests two persons with five lakh yaba tablets from the Bay of Bengal in Kuakata under Mahipur Police Station in Patuakhali on Tuesday. -SUN PHOTO

Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard arrested two alleged drug peddlers along with five lakh Yaba tablets in a drive from the Bay of Bay of Bengal in Kuakata area under Mahipur police station in Patuakhali district on Tuesday, said a press release of Coast Guard on Wednesday.

The arrestees are identified as Mosharref, 55, and Tipu, 30.

Acting on tip-off, a team of the coastguard conducted a drive in the sea in the evening and arrested the duo with the contraband sex stimulating pills from two trawlers, the press release added.