BGB arrests a Burmese drug smuggler at Burma-Bangladesh border

Teknaf, Bangladesh: Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) from Whykong check-post arrested a Burmese drug smuggler along with 1645 Yaba tablets on February 28, Jamal, a local businessman from Teknaf town said.
On being tipped off, BGB members of Whykong check-post searched the bodies of passengers in a special bus which ran to Cox’s Bazar from Teknaf, and got 1645 pieces of Yaba tablets from Munaf (47), son of Abdul Hakim, hailed from Shwezarr village, Maungdaw, according to official.

Zawaz Meah, a BGB officer from Whykong BGB check post said that Munaf was arrested along with Yaba tablets after checking his body. He was handed over to Teknaf police station for further interrogation.

However, police has filed two cases against him in Teknaf police station with the connection of smuggling Yaba, a police officer said.

According to local traders, thousands of Yaba tablets have been smuggled to Bangladesh from Burma through drug smugglers who live along the Burma-Bangladesh border. The concerned authorities of Bangladesh arrested many smugglers and sent to jails and the authorities have been also trying to stop smuggling Yaba tablets, but failed.

Advertisements
Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in English, News

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

IF YOU CAN NOT SEE BURMESE , PLEASE DOWNLOAD FONT HERE
Witness to horror
Countdown to Annihilation: Genocide in Myanmar
Census documents – သန္းေခါင္စာရင္း မွတ္တမ္းမ်ား
Restless Beings: Rohingya Press Conference
%d bloggers like this: