COX'S BAZAR: Members of Bangladesh Coast Guard in a drive seized 700,000 Yaba tablets from Mitha Panir Chara Ghat area under Teknaf upazila of the district on Wednesday, reports BSS.
Media Officer of the Coast Guard headquarters lieutenant commander Abdur Rahman on Thursday said, being informed, they conducted a raid in Mitha Panir Ghat area on Wednesday noon and seized a few sacks. Searching the sacks, they found the 700,000 Yaba pills.
No arrest was made in the drive as smugglers fled the scene leaving the sacks in jhauban close to Marine Drive Road sensing their presence, Abdur Rahman added.
A case was filed under Teknaf Model Thana.