Drug peddler held with Yaba pills in Hatia

A team of Coast Guard arrested a woman drug peddler with 118 Yaba tablets and Taka 15,000 in cash from Nalchira union under Hatia upazila in Noakhali on Friday morning, reports BSS. 

Station Officer of Hatia Coast Guard Lieutenant Mehedi Hasan told BSS that on secret information, the coast guard personnel conducted a drive in Daserhaat area this morning and arrested Manju Rani Das, 28, in possession of the contraband tablets.

The official also informed that three cases regarding drug peddling have been remained pending in local police stations.

The process of filling another case is underway, he added.