The Rapid Action Battalion arrested four alleged drug-peddlers along with 2,955 pieces of Yaba and 40 bottles of Phensedyl on Monday conducting three anti-crime drives.
The detainees were identified as Imon Ali, 24, Muhammad Jakaria, 37, Abdul Kadir, 20, and Mariful Islam, 19.
Acting on a tip-off, a team of the elite force conducted a raid in Mehedipur area of Bagha upazila and arrested Imon Ali along with 1,000 Yaba at about 8:45pm.
Another RAB team, being informed, conducted a raid in Shishatala Railway Gate area in Chapainawabgonj Sadar upazila and arrested Muhammad Jakaria and Abdul Kadir along with 1,955 pieces of Yaba at about 10:30pm.
Another team of the elite force arrested Mariful Islam along with 40 bottles of Phensidyl after conducting a drive in Meramatpur area of Charghat upazila in Rajshahi at about 9:15pm.
Three cases were filled with the concerned police stations and the arrested along with the seized goods were handed over to police.
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