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Yaba pills worth Tk 9.60cr seized in Cox’s Bazar

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  • 8 December, 2021 12:00 AM
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Yaba pills worth Tk 9.60cr seized in Cox’s Bazar

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COX’S BAZAR: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Tuesday claimed to have seized over three lakh pieces of Yaba pills worth Tk 9.60 crore in Cox’s Bazaar.

Acting on a tip-off, a BGB team from Reju Amtoli border outpost raided the Goldebar Hill area of Raja Palong union in Ukhiya upazila around 8pm on Monday.

During the raid, the team members challenged some armed people. But the suspected smugglers tossed a bag and escaped into the jungles, the border guards said in a statement.

Later, the BGB members seized 3.20 lakh Yaba pills, kept inside the bag. Legal action is being initiated in this regard, the statement said.