Md Hasan, Kurigram: Nirasha Hossain (33), a notorious accused in 12 drug cases, was arrested by the police along with 20 pieces of Yaba in Ulipur of Kurigram. He is the son of late Ramzan alias Chintu Mia of Sardarpara village in Ulipur town. It is known that on Thursday night, based on secret information, the police received information about the sale of yaba on the bridge of the paved road leading to MS School from the Sardarpara rail crossing of Ulipur city. After conducting an operation, the notorious drug dealer Nirasha Hossain was arrested with 20 pieces of yaba. There are 12 drug cases pending before the learned court against drug dealers in various police stations of Kurigram. On Friday (October 21) at noon, Ulipur police station officer-in-charge (OC) Sheikh Ashrafuzzaman said that a case has been filed against the arrested drug dealer under the Narcotics Control Act and sent to jail.