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Two held with 216-kg hemp in Sirajganj

Published : Friday, 17 May, 2024 at 6:04 PM  Count : 314

Two held with 216-kg hemp in Sirajganj

Two held with 216-kg hemp in Sirajganj

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in a drive arrested two alleged drug peddlers along with 216 kilograms of hemp from Tarash upazila in Sirajganj district on early Friday.

The arrested are Alamin, 22, hailed from Cumilla's Debidwar upazila and Ershad alias Hridoy, 27, of Chabitola village under Banghara Police Station in the district.

Md Maruf Hossain, commanding officer of RAB-12, confirmed the matter in a press realese on Friday afternoon.

Acting on a tip-off, a team of the elite force set a check-post on the Dhaka-Rajshahi highway at Dhanchar Hamkuria area under Tarash Police Station and challenged a covered van. While searching the van, they have recovered a total of 216 kilograms of hemp and arrested the duo, he said.

A case was filed with the police station against the arrested persons and legal actions will be taken in this regard, he added

AB/SA

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