3 alleged drug peddlers held with heroin, hemp

Our Correspondent

27 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested three alleged drug peddlers with 1.55kg heroin and 107kg ganja conducting drives in Rajshahi and Naogaon districts on Friday.

The arrested persons were identified as Shameem Hossain, 30, son of Fahim Uddin, Mahubar Rahman, 32, son of Maksudar Rahman and Hafizur Rahman, 40, son of Aftab Uddin.

On a tip off, a team of the elite force conducted a raid at Kasimala village under Godagari Upazila and arrested Shameem with 1.55 kilograms of heroin red-handed at 3.45 pm, RAB sources said on Saturday morning.