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  • South American cocaine

    Rab destroys cocaine worth Tk 9,000 crore in Ctg

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) destroys 370 litres of South American liquid cocaine that were smuggled into Chattogram Port from Bolivia in guise of sunflower oil consignment in 2015.

  • Man dies on plane after ingesting 246 cocaine bags

    More than 200 bags of cocaine were found in the stomach and intestines of a Japanese passenger who died on a flight from Mexico to Japan last week, Mexican officials say.

  • Tk 2cr cocaine seized from bus in Pabna

    Rab seized about 340 grams of cocaine worth an estimated Tk 2 crore from an inter-city bus in Pabna’s Ishwardi upazila on Sunday and arrested two people in this connection, said a press release issued by the elite force.

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    106 cocaine capsules found in woman's stomach

    Indian police use laxatives for several days to retrieve 106 cocaine capsules worth some $900,000 from the stomach of a Brazilian woman who tries to smuggle them into the country, officials said Monday.

  • Cocaine found in fresh pineapples

    Police in Portugal and Spain say they have seized hundreds of kilograms of cocaine hidden inside fresh pineapples, and arrested nine members of a gang that had transported the drug from South America.

  • Cocaine worth TK 22.50cr seized in Khulna

    Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) in separate overnight drives arrests six alleged drug smugglers and seizes 2.250kg cocaine worth about Tk 22.50 crore from different areas of Khulna.

  • Diego caught smuggling cocaine

    Former Colombia international Diego Osorio was arrested by authorities for carrying over a kilo of cocaine in his underwear.

  • Ctg cocaine haul case handed over to Rab

    A Chittagong court directs Rapid Action Battalion to investigate the case filed in connection with the seizure of liquid cocaine found in a container carrying sunflower oil at Chittagong Port.

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  • 3 held in Dhaka over cocaine haul

    Customs Intelligence arrest three people in Dhaka for their alleged link with the cocaine consignment seized at Chittagong port.

  • 1kg cocaine seized at Ashulia

    Police seize 1 kilogramme of cocaine and arrest two persons for carrying those in Ashulia, on the outskirts of Dhaka, last night.

  • British intel helped Bangladesh detect liquid cocaine smuggling

    Recovery of huge quantity of liquid cocaine in Chittatong Port is a big success against international drug smuggling which has been possible due to sharing of information between intelligence agencies of Bangladesh and UK.

  • Cocaine found in imported barrel at Ctg port

    A barrel imported through the Chittagong port over one and a half months ago contains cocaine, says customs intelligence.

  • Raza Hasan

    Pakistan cricketer Raza banned for 2yrs for doping

    Pakistan spin bowler Raza Hasan has been banned for two years after failing a doping test, the country's cricket board says.

  • Colombia to ban coca herbicide

    Colombia announces it will stop using a controversial herbicide to destroy illegal plantations of coca, the raw ingredient for cocaine.