Man held with 20kgs hemp in Sirajganj

Our Correspondent

4 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

SIRAJGANJ: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has detained a man along with 20 kilograms of hemp in Salanga upazila of the district.

RAB-12 Senior Assistant Superintendent of Police Muhammad Mohiuddin Miraj confirmed the matter in a press release on Saturday morning. Detained Rafiqul Islam, 52, is a resident of Nageshwari upazila in Kurigram district.

On information, a team of elite force set up a check-post on the Bogura-Dhaka highway in Golokpur area on Friday evening.

Searching a good-laden truck, the RAB members recovered the drugs, seized the truck and detained its driver.

He was handed over to Slanga Police Station this morning after filing of a drug case.