Police arrest yaba smuggler at HSIA

Police on Monday arrested a person with 920 yaba pills at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA), reports BSS. 

He was identified as Faruk Hossain. A total of 920 yaba pills were recovered from a packet hidden inside his trousers, Alamgir Hossain, additional police superintendent of Airport Armed Police Battalion (AAPBn). 

“Faruk Hossain was first interrogated and then searched on arrival at Terminal-1 at the airport, after AAPBn officials observed his suspicious movement,” he said.

“He is a professional smuggler. A case has been filed against him in this connection, and he has been sent to the court seeking a 7-day remand”, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Airport Police Station, Md Nur-e-Azam Mia told BSS.