Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) and Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in separate drives seized one kilogram of heroin and 430 bottles of phensidyl early this morning.
RAB also arrested a man named Aktaruzzan Rocky, 34, resident of Kansat Kathghar village under Shibganj upazila of the district.
On a tip-off, a BGB team from Poladanga Border Out post (BOP) conducted a raid in Chairmanpara area under Alatuli union of Sadar upazila at around 2 am and recovered one kg of heroin in an abandoned condition,
Besides, a RAB team conducted a drive at Boroghat Basetpur village under Mobarakpur union of Shibganj upazila at midnight and arrested Aktaruzzaman with 430 bottles of phensidyl.
Later, the elite force handed him over to the police of Shibganj Police Station.