3 drug traders held with hemp in Joypurhat

Our Correspondent

20 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

JOYPURHAT: Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB), in a drive, arrested three drug traders with 1kg of hemp in Sadar upazila of the district on Tuesday.

The arrested persons are Jahangir Alam, 37, Aslam Fakir, 35, and Raihan Islam, 37.

RAB sources said on information, a team of RAB conducted a drive in Keshabpur area and arrested the trio with the hemp.

During the primary interrogation, the arrested confessed their involvement in drug business for long.

Joypurhat RAB Camp Acting Company Commander Assistant Superintend of Police Md Masud Rana confirmed the incident adding that, the arrested were handed over to Sadar Police Station after filing a case under Narcotics Control Act.