Police arrested a former student of the Dhaka University along with 845 pieces of Yaba tablets and Taka 22,500 from Mohsin Hall of the university early Monday.
The arrestee was identified as Russel Uddin, 25. He graduated from the university last year.
Tipped off, a team of Shahbagh thana police launched a drive in a room of Mohsin Hall around 3:00 am and arrested Russel, said Shahbagh Police Station inspector (Investigation) AK Saidul Haque Bhuiyan.
Later, they recovered 845 pieces of Yaba tablets and cash Tk 22,500 from his possession.
Ex-student held with Yaba from Mohsin Hall