Members of Rapid Action Battalion arrested two people — Md Jamir Uddin, 36 and Md Ramjan Ali, 25, — with one lakh pieces of yaba in a drive near Ahad Convention Centre in Bakalia upazila, said Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Mahmudul Hasan Mamun of Rab-7 media wing.
Another team of the elite force also arrested one Md Kamruzzman, 30, from Dobhashi Bazar area of Anwara upazila with 1,65,130 yaba pills, he said.
They were handed over to the respective police stations and cases were lodged in this connection, he told our Chattogram correspondent.
Besides, members of Border Guard Bangladesh arrested one Mamun, 25, with 59,525 yaba tablets from Rajapalong area of Ukhia upazila in Cox’s Bazar around 6:30am, BGB said in a press release.
The pills which were seized from Mamun will be worth around Tk 1.79 crore, according to the BGB press release.