Police in a drive arrested a man and recovered 1,48,000 pieces of Yaba tablets from a fishing trawler in Old Kalurghat area of Chattogram on Sunday.
The arrestee was Sohel Uddin, 31, a resident of Satkania upazila.
Chandgaon Police Station officer-in-charge Ataur Rahman Khandaker said that, being tipped-off, a team of police conducted a drive around 10:30am on Sunday in Karnaphuli River off Kalurghat area.
During the drive, police arrested Sohel along with the Yaba pills.
He added that the police were interrogating Sohel.
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