Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested five drug dealers along with 54 kilograms cannabis and 130 bottles of Phensidyl from city’s Jatrabari area on Sunday.
The arrestees are identified as Saurav Ahmmed Mizan alias Sajon, 23, Mostofa, 29, Gias Uddin, 30, Hasan, 26 and Manirul Islam 25.Major Shahriar Ziaur Rahman, deputy commander of RAB-10, confirmed the matter to media.
He said on the basis of secret information, a team of RAB-10 raided at Sayedabad bus terminal at 5.30 am and arrested them along with 54 kg of cannabis and 130 bottles of Phensidyl.
The law enforcers also seized two private cars, using to carry drugs, six mobile sets and Tk 2,870 during the drive, he said.
He also added that a case has been filed against the arrestees with Jatrabari Police Station.