Suspended cop held with Yaba in Chittagong

United News of Bangladesh . Chittagong | Published at 01:07am on August 19, 2018


Rapid Action Battalion detains a police ASI with 3,000 pieces of Yaba tablets at Bariarhat on Dhaka-Chittagong Highway on Saturday. — Focus Bangla photo

Members of Rapid Action Battalion detained a suspended assistant sub-inspector of the Detective Branch of police for carrying Yaba tablets from Dhaka-Chittagong Highway at Baroyarhat area under Jorarganj Police Station on Saturday.
The arrested, Abul Bashar, was suspended for carrying drugs a few days ago while serving as DB man of Brahmanbaria police lines.
On information, a RAB-7 team intercepted Bashar at 8:30am while he was riding on a motorcycle towards Dhaka, said Safat Jamil Fahim, a RAB-7 official.
RAB men recovered 30,000 yaba pills and a uniform of Sylhet police range after searching his bag. The motorcycle bearing police sticker was also seized.