Indian citizen, 4 others held with 20,000 Yaba

Staff Correspondent

21 October, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) arrested five drug peddlers including an Indian national with 20,000 pieces of Yaba tablet from the city’s Nasirabad area on Sunday.

The arrestees were identified as Indian citizen Komal Kar, 28, and his four accomplices Rojina Begum, 52, Naima Begum, 28, Shahnaj Begum, 50, and Sumaiya Islam, 21.

Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Kazi Md Tareq Aziz of the Rab-7 said on information, they arrested Komal and the rest four with 20,000 pieces of Yaba from a microbus.  “Arrested Komal is an international drug peddler and used to smuggle drugs to India from Bangladesh in cooperation with the accomplices,” he said.