Drug trader jailed for 15-yr in Noakhali

Our Correspondent

12 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

NOAKHALI: A court here on Wednesday sentenced a man to 15 years imprison-ment in a drug case.

Convicted Neamat Ullah is a resident of Rasulpur area under Begumganj upazila of the district. Noakhali District and Sessions Court Judge Saleh Uddin Ahmed delivered the verdict.

The court also fined him Tk 50,000, in default, to suffer six months more in jail. A drug cases was filed against him with Begumganj Police Station under the Narcotics Control Act on November 26 in 2018.

The trial began after police submitted a charge sheet before the court in 2019, public prosecutor Guljar Ahmed Jewel confirmed.