Drug smuggler caught at airport with yaba in stomach

Dhaka, Thursday   09 April 2020


Drug smuggler caught at airport with yaba in stomach

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 10:14 PM, 27 February 2020  

Detained Madhab Kumar Biswas

Detained Madhab Kumar Biswas

Airport Armed Police detained a passenger named Madhab Kumar Biswas, 26, from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport while smuggling 475 pieces of yaba in stomach.

He was detained on Thursday morning from the domestic terminal’s exterior of the airport. Alamgir Hossain, Additional Superintendent of Police (ops and Media) of the Airport Armed Police, confirmed the information.

He said the armed armored police challenged the passenger in a suspicious stroll outside the airport's domestic terminal in the morning. He later admitted to having Yaba inside his abdomen during he was searched and questioned in the custody of the Airport Armed Police. It takes 7 hours to recover the yaba from stomach. He came to Dhaka from Cox's Bazar by a flight of Novoair.

The arrested Madhab is the son of Amlendu Biswas of Ramgopalpur village under Gouripur police station in Mymensingh district.

Alamgir said a case has been filed against him at the Airport Police Station under Narcotics Control Act.