Five arrested in Chapainawabganj
04 November 2015,Nirapad News: Different law enforcing agencies recovered 2,402 bottles of phensidyl, 700 pieces of yaba tablets and 50 kg of hemp and arrested five people during several raids in Shibganj and Nachole upazila of the district during last two days.
The arrested are Sujon 22, of Chotochak village and Al Amin 25, of Pithalitala village both under Shibganj upazila under Chapainawabganj district.
SM Arif Billah, 32, of Gazitola village under Mirersarai upazila in Chittagong district, Adnan 26, of Hizla village under Savar upazila under Dhaka district and Nahid 30, of the same area.
Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) said, on secret information, a patrol team of BGB from Sonamasjid Border outpost (BOP) raided a field near Tohakhana area in Shibganj upazila and recovered 1,452 bottles of phensidyl in an abandoned condition on Monday afternoon.
None was arrested in this connection, the sources added.
Police of Nachole Thana, on secret information, raided Fatepur square in the upazila at about 11 am on Monday and arrested Sujon and Al Amin with 700 pieces of yaba tablet.
Later, another team of police of the same police station seized 50 kg of hemp from a pick up van and held its driver SM Arif Billah from Nachole Bus Stand area.
Two separate cases were filed with the police station in this connection, police said.
Besides, police of Shibganj Thana seized 750 bottles of phensidyl after searching a stone-laden truck at Chatrajitpur under Shibganj upazila of the district and arrested the driver Adnan and helper Nahid on Sunday afternoon.
The truck was coming from Sonamasjid land port, police said.
A case was filed with Shibganj Thana in this connection.