Dhaka, Bangladesh
Huge Indian phensidyl recovered

Huge Indian phensidyl recovered

CHAPAINAWABGANJ, June 13: Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) recovered 511 bottles of contraband Indian phensidyl in two separate drives at the early hours on Tuesday, reports BSS. BGB sources said acting on secret information, a patrol team of BGB from Masudpur border outpost raided the frontier Bedayetpur area under Shibganj upazila in Chapainawabganj district at around 3:50 am chased a gang of 10/15 smugglers who were carrying bags on their heads. Sensing their presence, the smugglers fled away leaving the bags. After searching the bags the BGB found 320 bottles of phensidyl. In a separate drive, another team of BGB from Monohorpur BOP raided Tarapur Eidgah field area in Shibganj upazila of the district at around 4:40 am and chased a gang of smugglers but the smugglers fled away leaving their bags. BGB seized 191 bottles of phensidyl after searching the bags. The recovered bottles of phensidyl were deposited to the Narcotics Control Department. While contacted, commanding officer of 9 battalion of BGB Lieutenant Colonnel Sajjad Sarwar confirmed this. On the other hand, as part of the anti-drug operation, members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB)-5 arrested 13 drug addicts in a number of drives on Monday from morning till late night and imprisoned them on different terms through mobile courts.

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