2 poachers held with 19 deer hides in Bagerhat

Our Correspondent

25 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

BAGERHAT: Detective Branch (DB) of police has detained two poachers with 19 deer hides at Sharankhola upazila in the district.

The detained persons are Md Elias Hawlader, 35, a resident of Rajoir village under Sharankhola upazila, and Mohammad Monirul Islam Sheikh, 48, of Bhardapara under Sadar upazila in the district.

Bagerhat police super Pankaj Chandra Roy confirmed the matter at a press briefing on Saturday afternoon.

Acting on a tip-off,  a DB team conducted a drive at Monir’s house adjacent to Rayenda bus stand at early hours of Saturday and detained them, said SP Pankaj.

They will be produced before a court after filing a case against them, he added.