Three held with yaba in Bhola
BHOLA, Sept 17: Three persons were detained with 59 yaba tablets in two separate drives from the district, in two days.
Detective Branch (DB) of Police, in a drive, arrested two drug traders with 50 yaba tablets from Sadar Upazila of the district on early Tuesday.
The arrested are Md Riyad, 25, son of Abdul Malek Member of Kachia Union, and Md Salman, 28, son of Md Moazzem Hossen of Kali Bari road area in the upazila.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Bhola DB Police Md Shahidul Islam said acting on a tip-off, a team of police raided Sachia Village early Tuesday and arrested the duo with the yaba.
A case under Narcotics Control Act was filed with Bhola Sadar Model Police Station (PS).
On the other hand, police, in a special anti-drug drive, arrested a drug trader with nine yaba tablets from Khaserhat area under Shambhupur Union in Tozumuddin Upazila of the district on Monday afternoon.
Arrested Md Jewel, 19, is the son of Md Shahjahan of Aralia No. 7 Ward of the union.