2 drug peddlers held in Jhenidah

Police arrested two drug peddlers, while they were carrying contra-banned phensedyl syrup by using fruits cartons on Wednesday in Jhenidah. 

The arrestees were identified as Sariful Islam Mintu, 35, son of Nur Islam of Belgachhi village under Chuadanga and Kamruzzaman, 34, son of Rabiul Islam of Hazrahati village of same area.

Officer-in-Charge of Jhenidah Sadar police station, Mohsin Ali said they were informed that a gang of drug vendors was moving towards Jhenidah with a number of cartons filled with phensedyl syrup from Chuadanga. 

The law enforcers challenged the duo and seized them with the contra banned items.

The police filed a case with Jhenidah Sadar police station in this connection, OC added.