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1.40 lakh Yaba pills seized in Teknaf


Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive recovered 1.40 lakh pieces of Yaba tablet in new Jetty Ghat area of Teknaf upazila on Saturday.Tipped off, a team of BGB-42 challenged a boat from Myanmar carrying smugglers while crossing the Naf river in the area near the residence of Abdur Rahman Bodi MP of Cox’s Bazar-4 constituency around 8:30 am, said Lieutenant Colonel Abu Jar Al Zahid, commanding officer of BGB-42.Sensing the presence of the BGB team, the smugglers managed to flee, leaving behind the Yaba tablets, kept in three packets.Later the BGB team recovered 1.40 lakh Yaba pills from the three packets worth Tk 4.20 crore.None was arrested in this connection. -UNB, Cox’s Bazar


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