Monday, 28 May 2018

‘Untouchable’ yaba lord of Bihari camp

Md. Ali Raj: As drug dealing business spreaded into the country in recent years, many people have taken it as their profession also. Claiming himself as a big businessman, Ishtiaq Ahmed, who was a ragpicker 18 years back is one of those successful and powerful business mafia. Law enforcement agency has named him as a Yaba Lord in the capital. He borned in Mohammadpur Geneva camp and in early 2004, he started working as a drug carrier and that changed his life. Day by day, he built his own syndicate, got into transport business and started to carry yaba on trucks. Along With eight luxurious buildings in Dhaka’s Mohammadpur, Uttara, Aminbazar and Ashulia, this man also moves in personal cars and owns at least 50 trucks and buses. According to the investigation report by a law enforcement agency, he has over 100 bighas of land in Savar and Ashulia, where people mostly know him as Kamrul Islam. Local people has claimed that, Ishtiaq is well known in Savar as he buys land from needy people by paying them high prices.

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