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Drug dealer detained with 78-kg marijuana

 Rupganj (Narayanganj) Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:08 PM, 9 April 2020  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) have detained a drug dealer named Abdul Alim with 78-kg marijuana from Rupganj in Narayanganj on Wednesday night.

He was arrested from the west side of the Kanchan Bridge on the Asian Highway Road in the upazila.

Major Abdullah Al Mehedi, the company commander of the Purbachal camp of RAB-1, CPC-3 said this through a press release on Thursday noon.

According to him, A team of RAB-1 launched an anti-narcotic drive at the west side of the Kanchan bridge on the Asian Highway road on Wednesday night. During the drive searching 2 pickup vans to Tangail, 75 kgs of marijuana were recovered.

RAB detained Abdul Alam, son of Abdul Samad of Tangail from the spot. Two others fled after noticing the presence of RAB. The 2 pickup vans also have been detained. A case has been filed at Rupganj Police Station under the Narcotic Control Act.