54 nabbed with drugs in three districts
At least 54 people were nabbed with drugs in three districts- Barishal, Dinajpur and Noakhali, on Wednesday.
BARISHAL: Detective Branch (DB) of Police arrested two people with 257 bottles of phensedyl from Muslim Gorostan Road in the city on Wednesday night.
The arrested is President of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal, Barishal Government College unit and central committee member Musfiqul Hassan and his associate Sabuj Islam Shaheen.
Later, both were sent to jail.
DINAJPUR: Police, in a drive from Tuesday night till Wednesday morning, arrested 50 drug traders and takers from the district.
At least 17 cases were filed against them in this connection.
Police also recovered 485 yaba tablets, 0.2 gram of heroin, 174 bottles of phensedyl, 25 pieces of sedative injections, and 250 grams of hemp from them, said Dinajpur Police Control Room sources.
Later, a local court sent them to jail on Wednesday noon.
NOAKHALI: Police arrested two drug peddlers with 110 yaba tablets from Lalpur Village under Mirwarishpur Union of Begumganj Upazila on Wednesday.
The arrested are: Md Riad Hossen, 25, son of Khorshed Alam of Amishapara Union in Sonaimuri Upazila, and Md Shamsul Alam, 28, son of Ishaq of Kotra Mahabbatpur Village in Begumganj Upazila.
Sources said a police team led by Sub-Inspector Biplob Barua and Assistant SI Salauddin of Chowmuhany police outpost raided the village and arrested the drug peddlers with the yaba.
Officer-in-Charge of Begumganj Model Police Station Firoz Hossen Molla confirmed the incident.