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Drug peddler held with 1 lakh yaba pills in Cox’s Bazar

Members of Border Guard (BGB) detained a drug peddler with one lakh yaba pills worth Tk 3 crore from Ukhiya upazila in Cox’s Bazar early Sunday.

The detainee was identified as Nasir Uddin, 39, of the upazila.

According to a media release of BGB, a patrol team of BGB-34, tipped off, detained Nasir conducting a drive at his home in Koroibuniya of Ratnapalang UP around 2am.

The street value of the seized yaba pills is around Tk 3 crore, said the release.

The detainee was handed over to Ukhiya police station under a drugs case.

There are four more fugitives accused in the case, it added.

Source: United News of Bangladesh