A drug peddler convicted by for two years was arrested by the district police on Friday morning.
The arrestee has been identified as Bahar Mollah, son of Badar Uddin Mollah of Lebutala village under Jhenidah Sadar upazila.
Officer in charge (operation) of Jhenidah Sadar police station said they were informed that Bahar Mollah was staying at his home at Lebutala. They conducted drive at the house and arrested him.
The police man said Bahar Mollah was convict for two years in a drug case under drug control act in 2015. Since the verdict of the court, the accused was absconding.