3 held with Crystal Meth, Yaba in Ctg

Staff Correspondent

16 July, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Members of Detective Branch (DB) of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP) arrested three drug peddlers along with 80 grams of Crystal Meth and 5,000 Yaba pills from the city’s Bridge Ghat area on Wednesday night.

The arrestees were identified as Jalal Ahmed, 43, Md Faruk, 30, and Md Talal, 35.

Deputy Commissioner (DC DB North) Md Salman Kabir of CMP disclosed this at a press conference at DB North Office in Mansurabad area on Thursday.

The DC said DB-men conducted a drive in the Bridge Ghat area under Kotwali Police Station at around 7:20pm and arrested the trio with drugs.

Later, they seized 80 grams of Crystal Meth, locally known as Ice, worth around Tk 8 lakh from Jalal and 5,000 Yaba pills from Faruk and Talal, he said.