RAB arrests 23 alleged drug dealers in Rajshahi


RAJSHAHI, June 20, 2021 (BSS) – Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested 23 alleged drug dealers with 76.31 kilograms of ganja and different other narcotics from different areas in Rajshahi division on Saturday.

On a tip-off, a team of the elite force arrested two alleged top-listed drug-traders with 40 kilograms of ganja and 20 bottles of phensedyl after conducting two separate raids in Kasiadanga and Naodapara areas in the city.

Another RAB team recovered 35.5 kilograms of ganja from the possessions of three alleged drug-traffickers in the Badalgachhi area in Naogaon district.

Apart from this, another team of the elite force arrested a drug-trader with 800 grams of ganja after conducting a raid in Boraigram area in Natore district around 9.20 pm.

Separate cases were recorded with the respective police stations in these connections and the arrested persons along with the seized goods were handed over to police, the RAB sources said here today.