2 held with 1.8 lakh pieces of yaba tablets in Chittagong
22 December 2015, Nirapad News: Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) in a drive detained two youths with one lakh and 80 thousand pieces of yaba tablets from city’s Ananya residential area on Sunday night.
The detained were identified as Arafat, 36, hailed from Satkania upazila of the district and Siraj, 32, hailed from Ukhiya Upazila of Cox’s Bazar.
Police also detained a microbus used for carrying the tablets.
A team of Baizid police, on secret information, raided a microbus (Chatta Metro – Ga 11-1285) and detained them with the yaba from the area on Oxygen-Kuayish road under Baizid thana around 11 pm last night, said Mohammad Mohsin, officer-in-charge (OC) of the station.
The detainees, in primary interrogation, confessed that the yaba tablets were being taken to Hathazari upazila from Parky beach of Anowara, the OC said.
A case was filed.