4 Myanmar nationals held with drugs in Teknaf
Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) detained four Myanmar nationals and seized 10,000 Yaba pills, 1.06 kgs of Crystal meth, 35 bottles of foreign liquor and 430 cans of beer from them in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar.
The BGB conducted the drive last night.
The detainees were identified as Waz Karim, 22, son of Shafiur Rahman, Mahbubur Rahman, 19, son of Amir Hakim, Md Foysal, 20, son of Anis Ahmed and Jashim uddin, son of Hossain Ahmed of Myanmar.
Among them, Foysal and Jashim were the residents of Rohingya camp in Cox’s Bazar and Balukhali camp.
Tipped off, a team of BGB-2 conducted a drive in Jaliardwip area and challenged a boat while crossing the zero line of the bordering area around 10:20 pm yesterday, said Commanding officer of BGB-2, Lieutenant Colonel Mohiuddin Ahmed today.
Later, they managed to detain four people and seized the drugs including beer and liquor from inside the boat.
A process is on to hand them over to Teknaf Police Station.