Detective Branch (DB) of Police in a drive arrested three people, including a police constable, along with 452 pieces of Yaba tablets from a guest house at Rupatali area in Barisal city on Friday night.
The arrestees were identified as Shaiful Islam, a constable of Barisal Metropolitan Police and son of Shahjahan Siraj of Choramaddhi area in Bakerganj upazila of the district, Kamrul Islam Takuldar and Jahidul Islam, UNB reports.
The details about Kamrul and Jahidul could not be known.
Satyaranjan Khashkel, second -officer of Kotwali Model Police Station, said the detective police conducted a drive led by SI of Detective Branch Delwar at Ozupadi Guest House in the area and arrested them.
Later, the DB men recovered 452 pieces of Yaba tablets from their possession.
A case was filed with the police station under narcotics control act, Satyaranjan added.