Five drug traders held with yaba

Members of Chittagong Metropolitan Police (CMP) in separate drives arrested five drug traders, including a female, with 22,000 pieces of yaba tablets from city's Biyazid and Doublemooring areas on Saturday night. The arrested drug traders were identified as Apon Mozumdar, 35, Dipok Das, 38, Mohammad Selim, 40, Mohammad Rafique, 28, and Shirine Sultana Akhi, 28. Acting on a tip-off, a team of Biyazid thana police conducted a drive in Nayahat area under the police station on Friday Night. At one stage of their drive, the police team intercepted a private car, arrested the two drug traders Apon and Dipok Das and recovered 12,000 pieces Yaba tablets after searching at the vehicles, Said Mohammad Mohsin, Officer-In-Charge of Biyazid thana. Based on the confession of Apon and Dipok, another police team raided in the city's Agrabad commercial area at 11 pm. - BSS

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