Police and BGB detained 5 with 15000pcs Yaba
25 January 2015, Nirapad News: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and police in separate drives arrested five people in possession of 15,180 pieces of Yaba tablet and 24 bottles of liquor from Teknaf and Ukhiya upazilas on Saturday night.
The victims are identified as Sayed Aram, 38, a resident of Balikhali Kakara Bridge in Ukhiya upazila, Abdullah, 23, auto-rickshaw driver, son of Mujibul Haque, Jabed, 23, son of Hazi Sonali, and Mojammel Haque, residents of Dailpara and Hafez Ahmad, 29, son of Ejahar Miah, a resident of Kuyanchhari Para in Teknaf upazila.
A team of the border force conducted drive at Balikhali Kakara Bridge in Ukhiya upazila at about 8:00 pm and arrested Sayed Aram along with 1,380 pieces of Yaba tablet and 24 bottles of liquor, said BGB-17 commanding officer Lieutenant Colonel Saiful Islam Khandakar.
Meanwhile, police arrested three people– Abdullah, Jabed and Hafez Ahmad– from a -run auto-rickshaw in front of Howaikang police camp area in Teknaf upazila at 8:30 pm.
Later, police recovered 1,600 pieces of Yaba tablet from their possession.
In a separate drive, the team of police arrested Mojammel along with 500 pieces of Yaba tablet from Dailpara in Teknaf upazila at about 9:15 pm.