2.5kg crystal meth seized worth Tk 12.5cr in Teknaf
Members of Coast Guard Bangladesh have seized 2.5kg crystal meth worth Tk 12.50 crore from Teknaf in Cox's Bazar.
However, none were arrested in this connection, our Cox's Bazar correspondent reports quoting Lt Commander Abdur Rahman, media officer of Coast Guard Bangladesh headquarters.
The drugs were recovered from Marine Drive road's Dargahchhara area under Teknaf Sadar union early this morning, he said.
On secret information, a team of Coast Guard Bangladesh conducted a drive at sea beach area, the Coast Guard official said.
"A man was coming from Jhawbon area carrying a bag. As his movement was suspicious, they chased him while the man fled the scene leaving the bag," he said.
Later, they recovered 2.5kg crystal meth from the bag, he said.
The drugs were handed over to Teknaf Model Police Station to take legal steps, he added.