One held with heroin in Rajshahi

6 May, 2018 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested an alleged drug peddler along with 1.5 kilograms of heroin from Matherpur village in Godagari upazila here on Saturday, reports BSS.

On a tip off, a team of Rab-5 conducted a drive in his house and arrested Yousuf Ali, 27, with the contraband drugs worth about Taka 1.5 crore, said Rab.

Meanwhile, police arrested a couple with 2,500 yaba tablets from Guripara area under Kasiadanga Police Station in the city in the early hours of today.

The arrested were identified as Goljar Hossain, 35, and his wife Rafia Khatun.