Two held in Paltan with 10,000 Yaba

Dhaka, Wednesday   08 April 2020


Two held in Paltan with 10,000 Yaba

 Staff Correspondent

 Published: 02:25 PM, 29 February 2020  

The seized yaba tablets

The seized yaba tablets

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has arrested two drug dealers along with 10,000 pieces of yaba tablets from in the capital's Paltan area. 

The arrestees are - Abdul Karim, 29, and Md. Jubair, 19.

They were arrested from Bangabandhu Avenue Hawkers Market (Railway Super Market) on Friday. At that time, 10,000 yaba tablets were seized.

Assistant Commissioner Md Fazlur Rahman of Detective Branch (DB) South confirmed the information on Saturday.

Acting on information that two drug dealers were staying in the Bangabandhu Avenue Hawkers Market area with Yaba tablets, police rushed there and arrested the duo from in front of the Shahjalal Punjabi shop on the west side of the market yesterday afternoon. 

A case has been filed against them under the Drug Control Act with Paltan Model Police Station.