Dewan Sabuj, Ishwardi (Pabna): Seven drug dealers, including 800 pitch yaba, have been arrested in a DB police operation in Ishwardi. During the raid in Mirkamari village of Ishwardi, the main culprit of the yaba business, 3 motorcycles, Tk 20,000 in cash and 6 mobile phones were seized. Pabna Superintendent of Police Mohammad Mahibul Islam Khan told a press conference in front of the DB office on Sunday.
He said Inspector General of Police (OC) Abdul Hannan was able to arrest the drug dealers on the basis of secret information late at night. Among the arrested are Harun Ar-Rashid, 35, son of Santu Malitha of Mirkamari area of Ishwardi, Monirul Islam, 33, son of Mosalem Uddin Sarkar of the same area, Monirul Islam Moni, 34, son of Abdul Rashid of Sahapur area and Mamun, son of Keramat Malitha of Hedayet Para. Arman Hossain Guddu, 29, son of late Kamrul Uddin of New Colony area of the municipal area, Mostafizur Rahman Ujjal, 21, son of Nur Mohammad Nur and Araf Islam Antar, 26, son of Chunu Miah of Post Office.
Pabna Superintendent of Police said the detainees had been buying and selling illegal drugs at various places for a long time. Preparations are underway to file a case against them at Ishwardi police station. There are several cases against the accused Johnny and Monirul including arms, drugs and snatching Tk 14 lakh from Rooppur CNG station.