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3 ‘drug dealers’ arrested

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 17 October, 2022 12:00 AM
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Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested three alleged drug dealers who reached 50 consignments of Phensedyl to different parts of the country from Cumilla in the last three years.

A team of RAB-3 arrested the trio -- Ali Akbar, 35, Ripon Mia, 27 and Nur Hossain, 35 -- in Bandar of Narayanganj early on Sunday. Each consignment comprised 500-1,500 bottles of Phensedyl.

Besides Phensedyl, they used to smuggle Yaba and ganaj to different parts of the country.

Commanding Officer of RAB-3 Lt Col Arif Mohiuddin Ahmed briefed this to reporters at RAB Karwan Bazar media centre in the capital.