Nigerian national held with ‘Crystal Meth’ in Dhaka
The Department of Narcotics Control (DNC) arrested a Nigerian national with a new type of drug known as “Crystal Meth or Ice” in his possession from Dhaka’s Khilkhet area early today.
The arrestee was identified as Ajah Anayochuka Onye Anwusi, 38, DNC Assistant Director Khurshid Alam told The Daily Star.
Crystal Meth, or Crystal Methamphetamine, is a strong and highly addictive drug that affects the central nervous system.
Tipped off, a team of DNC conducted a drive in the area and arrested Anwusi along with 50 grammes of the contraband substance, according to sources at DNC.
Based on information given by the arrestee, the DNC team later conducted a raid at his Bashundhara residence and recovered more 472 grammes of the drug.
A case has been filed in this connection with Khilkhet Police Station.