Two held with over a lakh Yaba pills

Staff Correspondent

6 April, 2018 12:00 AM printer

CHITTAGONG: Police arrested two drug peddlers with 1.20 lakh Yaba tablets from the city’s Moijjartek area on Thursday.

The arrestees are identified as Md Manik Mridha, 32, and Md Nur Shah, 28. 

Deputy Commissioner (Port) Md Shahidullah of Detective Branch (DB) of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) said on information, a team of the DB carried out a drive in Moijjartek area at around 9:00am.

They detained a covered van and arrested the duo from it during the drive.

Later, a total of 1.20 lakh pieces of Yaba tablets kept tactfully in the covered van were recovered, he said.