Police arrested an alleged drug trader along with 3,000 Yaba pills from Bangshal area of the city on Saturday.
The arrestee was identified as Khokon Khan, 42.
Based on secret information, a team of Bangshal Police Station conducted a raid on a house at KM Azam Lane around 7:30am and arrested Khokon, said its officer-in-charge Md Shahin Fakir.
Later, they recovered 3,000 Yaba tablets from his possession, he said.
A case was filed in connection with the incident.
Khokon was wanted in several cases filed with Ramna, Rampura and Badda police stations, the OC said.