PV Desk : RAB-7 arrested a driver and helper along with yaba worth Tk 1.15 crore in a truck raid in Afzalnagar area of Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway in Satkania.
RAB-7’s assistant director Mohammad Anwar Hossain Bhoona informed on Saturday (April 18).
The arrested are- truck driver Md. Abul Hossain (32) and helper Manik Mia (29).
RAB-7’s assistant director. Anwar Hossain Bhuiyan said a truck was stopped and searched in the Afzalnagar area of the Chittagong-Cox’s Bazar highway on the basis of secret information. At that time, 38,650 pieces of yaba were recovered from the back of the truck driver’s seat in a large packet wrapped in 4 tapes. The estimated value of 1 crore 15 lakh 95 thousand rupees.
He added that the detainees had confessed during interrogation that they had been collecting drugs from several border areas of Cox’s Bazar for a long time and selling them all over the country, including Chittagong. A case has been filed against the arrested driver and helper under the Narcotics Control Act at Satkania Police Station.