Police in a drive at Meghna bridge toll plaza check post on Dhaka-Chattagram highway under Sonargaon police station in Narayanganj captured four drug peddlers including a woman with forty seven thousand and four hundred pieces yaba pills on Thursday.
Narcotics carried a private car bearing Dhaka metro ga-49-3341 was also seized during the drive.
The arrested were identified as Sayeed Istiak Ahammad,38, Doulot Azim Bhuiyan,41, his wife Meem Akter Khushi,19, and car driverMuzibul Haq,32.
Police in a media brief at police super office additional police super Amir Khosru Mahmud claimed that an on duty police team lead by additional police super Sheikh Billal Hossain chased a suspected private car and seized the inside of the car. Four drug peddlers in disguise passengers were going to Dhaka hailed from Chattagram. Searching car police recovered 47,400 pieces of yaba pills from their possessions.
A case was recorded with sonargaon police station in this connection.