Department of Narcotic Control has held three drug dealers with 30,000 pieces of yaba tablets from Old Dhaka.
The identities of the detainees have not been ascertained yet.
Confirming the detention on Friday, DNC’s Assistant Director (North) Khurshid Alam said: “Based on a tip-off, we conducted a drive in the area and detained the trio late on Thursday.”
“Around 30,000 pieces of yaba tablets have been recovered from their possession. They were involved with yaba trading for a long time.”
A press briefing will be held later in the day, where details regarding the matter will be disclosed.