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Couple’s new trick in Yaba trafficking

 Narayanganj correspondent

 Published: 04:50 PM, 14 December 2019  

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Photo: DailyBangladesh

Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) have arrested a couple along with 12,000 Yabas, who have been trafficking Yaba from Cox’s Bazar to Narayanganj and different areas in and around the capital for a long time through a new trick using online Travel Network Company Uber.

The detainees are Md. Shoheil Kazi and his wife, Sabah Afrin hailed from Faridganj’s East Kaunia area under Chandpurpur; RAB-11 Additional SP Aleep Uddin confirmed the news.

She said the spouses arrested had been supplying drugs to Narayanganj and surrounding districts for a long time. Selling drugs is their only profession. Using Uber cars as husband and wife, they bring drugs from Cox's Bazar area to Narayanganj, Dhaka. A case has been filed against them at Sonargaon police station.

They were arrested from Mograpara in Sonargaon upazila on the Dhaka-Chattogram highway on Friday afternoon.