The Rapid Action Battalion seized 1,440 pieces of contraband sedative injections and arrested a suspected drug peddler in Khalashpeer Bazar in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur on Monday.
‘On a tip off, an operational team of the elite force conducted a sudden raid there, seized the smuggled Buprenorphine injections and arrested the drug peddler in the afternoon,’ a press release of RAB-13 said.
The arrested was identified as Anarul Islam, 35, resident of village Banshpukuria in Pirganj upazila of Rangpur.
‘During primary interrogation, the arrested admitted that he had been involved in trading drugs and narcotic substances for long,’ the release added.
The elite force and handed over the arrested to Pirganj police and filed a case in this connection.
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