Thursday, 11 August, 2022
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Cop, 3 others held with Yaba tablets in Ctg

CHATTOGRAM: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested four people, including a cop, with 5,260 of Yaba pills at Chattogram medical college area in the port city on Thursday night, reports UNB.

The arrestees were identified as Upal Chakma, 45, a constable of special branch of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (CMP), his accomplices Nantu Dash, 42, Md Kamrul Islam, 30, and Md Gias Uddin, 42.

Mokhlesur Rahman, Deputy Commissioner (DC-north) of the CMP, said on Friday that on secret information RAB members conducted a drive in front of a restaurant in the medical college area at around 1045pm.

He said the members of the elite force found the Yaba pills from the possession of the four men.

Md Shahidul Islam, Deputy Assistant Director of Rab-7, filed a case related to drug peddling against the four suspects at the local police station, the DC added.