|Posted : 06 Jan, 2016 22:09:20
Nine held with 1.0m Yaba pills in Ctg
CHITTAGONG, Jan 6: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested nine persons and recovered 1.0 million pieces of Yaba tablet in the Bay of Bengal on Wednesday.
Identities of the arrestee could not be known immediately.
RAB-7 commanding officer Lt Col Mifta Uddin Ahmed said tipped off, a team of the elite force conducted a drive in several points of the Bay from Tuesday night to early Wednesday.
Later, the team intercepted a trawler named ‘FV Imon’ and arrested its eight staff.
Later, RAB arrested the owner of the trawler and recovered Yaba tablets from Cox’s Bazar on Wednesday, according to UNB. – DH