RAJSHAHI, Sept 21, 2017 (BSS)-Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested three persons with 500 banned Yaba tablets in the district last night.
The arrested were identified as Liton Mridha, 28, Sohag Shah, 35, and Omor Ali, 34.
On a tip-off, a team of the elite force conducted a sudden raid in Jamira area under Puthiya Upazila around 11.30pm and seized the contraband drugs along with a motorbike, five mobile phone sets, eight SIM-cards and Taka 3,455 in cash from their possessions.
The RAB team nabbed the three persons on charge of their involvement in Yaba trading and trafficking.
A case was recorded with the police station concerned in this connection. The seized goods were handed over to police.