Dhaka, Sep 17 (UNB)- Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) arrested an alleged female drug dealer along with 1,897 Yaba pills from Kamalpur frontier of Bakshiganj upazila in Jamalpur district on Tuesday.
The arrestee is Majeda Begum , 35, wife of Nuru Mia of Char Bamunerchar village under Roumari upazila in Kurigram district.
The BGB members also recovered two mobile phone sets and Tk 9,810 in cash from his possession.
Commanding Officer of 35 BGB battalion Lt Col SM Azad said tipped off a BGB team conducted a drive at Dhanua Kamalpur Bazar around 10:45 am and arrested Majeda along with the Yaba pills.
Keraniganj, Sept 17 (UNB) – The body of an unidentified teenage boy was recovered the Buriganga River at Pagla here on Tuesday morning.
Shah Zaman, officer-in-charge of South Keraniganj Police Station, said they recovered the body of the teen, aged around 15, on information and sent it to Sir Salimullah Medical College and Mitford Hospital for autopsy.
The teenager was draped in red trousers and a T-shirt, he said.
Mymensingh, Sept 17 (UNB) – Train communications of Mymensingh with other parts of the country remained suspended since Tuesday morning following the derailment of a train in Sadar upazila.
A bogie of Dewanganj-bound Teesta Express train veered off the tracks at Kewatkhali, 2 kms off Mymensingh Railway Station, around 11am, said M Mosharraf Hossain, officer-in-charge of Mymensingh Railway Police Station.
On information, a relief train from the Mymensingh Railway Station rushed in to salvage the derailed compartment, he said.