Rab yesterday arrested two persons with over 2,000 yaba pills and 51 bottles of phensedyl from Sylhet’s Chandnighat area.
The arrestees are Md Rafique Ahmed, 60, and Mohammad Rasel, 32. They are from Chandnighat Jhalopara area of city.
On information, a team led by Maj Shawkatul Monayem conducted the drive around 1am and arrested the duo, said Md Moniruzzaman, additional police superintendent and media officer of Rab-9.
Rab seized 2,197 pieces of yaba, 51 bottles of phensedyl, three sharp weapons, and around Tk 1.33 lakh, which they made by selling drugs, from their possessions.
The arrestees and seized items were handed over to Dakshin Surma Police Station, the official said.