|Published : 22 Sep 2016, 11:17:07|
Man held with 11,000 Yaba tablets in Comilla
Police arrested a man along with 11,000 pieces of Yaba tablets from Moinamati area on the Comilla-Sylhet regional highway in Burichong upazila on Wednesday.
The arrestee was identified as Bachchu Miah, 40, son of late Monohor Ali of Ataisha Durgapur village in Kendua upazila of Netrakona district.
Officer-in-charge of Burichong Police Station Uttam Kumar Barua said tipped off, a team of police conducted a drive and intercepted a Mymensingh-bound ‘Reluxe Paribahan’ bus in the afternoon.
The law enforcers then arrested Bachchu Miah from the bus and also recovered 11,000 pieces of Yaba tablets from his possession.
The arrestee is wanted in several cases for drug peddling with different police stations, the OC added; according to a news agency.