COX'S BAZAR, Apr 13: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) recovered 5,80,000 pieces of yaba tablets from Khurer Mukh area in Teknaf upazila of the district early Wednesday.
Lieutenant Colonel Abu Jar Al Zahid, commanding officer of BGB-2, said when tipped off, a team of the border force conducted a raid at Baharchhara Ghat in the area and recovered 5,80,000 pieces of yaba tablets from a boat around 1:30am.
However, there was no arrest as the smugglers managed to escape the scene. The market value of the seized yaba tablets is Tk17.40 crore, said Abu Jar Al Zahid. ?UNB