Thursday, 21 October, 2021

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Woman arrested with crystal meth in Ctg

Woman arrested with crystal meth in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM: Police have arrested a young woman from a Dhaka-bound bus at Mirsharai in Chattogram along with crystal methamphetamine or Ice, reports UNB.

The arrestee is Nusrat Fatema, 21, hailing from Manikganj district.

Acting on a tip-off, police searched a Dhaka-bound Shyamoli Paribahan bus near Sonapahar area at Jorarganj union and recovered 95 gram of the drug wrapped in a polythene bag. During preliminary interrogation, Fatema confessed to carrying the drugs, said Jorarganj police.

Sub-Inspector of Jorarganj police station Md Saiful Islam said the arrestee was taking the drugs to Dhaka.

A case was filed against Fatema under the Narcotics Control Act, said SI Saiful Islam.