Two suspected drug peddlers arrested in Barishal
May 16th, 2019 at 9:26 pm
Two suspected drug peddlers arrested in Barishal

Our Correspondent, Barishal – Two suspected drug peddler, one of whom is an elected member of a local government institution, have been arrested in Barishal district, police said on Thursday.

The lawmen picked up Mozammel Huq Chowdhury, member of ward No-9 of Sharikal Union Parishad and his associate Robiul Islam with 48 thousand taka in cash, officer Tawhiduzzaman said.

Mozammel is also ward-level leader of the ruling Awami League party.

Police said they recovered 11 Yaba sedative pills when they searched the home of Rabiul.

A case has been filed under Narcotic Control Act and the suspects were sent to Barishal central jail on Thursday.

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