5,40,000 yabatablets seized, 5 drug dealer arrested in Siddirganj
Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) recovered 5.40 lakh pieces of contraband yaba tablets and arrested five alleged drug dealers, including a ring leader from Siddirganj in Naryanganj district on Sunday night.
Acting on a tip-off, a special Rab-2 waylaid on the road of Highway from Sunday evening. When the suspected Private car was about to crossing the area at around 11:50 pm, the elite force put on barricade on the road to detained it, said acting Commanding officer of Rab-2 Major Syaed Salauddin Mahmud.
Sensing presence of the law enforcers, the private tried to fled the scene sensing its direction but finally the Rab detained it, the rab-2 acting CO added.
Searching the private car, they recovered 5,40,000 pieces of yaba tablets and arrested five drug dealers including ring leader Monjor Alam from the private car.
Manjor has been involved in supplying the contraband yaba tablets in various districts including, Dhaka and Rajshahi, bringing the consignment frpm Teknaf in Cox’sbazar districts for a long time.