Man jailed in drug case
A court in Pirojpur on Monday sentenced a man to five years' imprisonment in a drug case.
Convict Ripon Hawlader, 28, is a resident of Dhawa village in Bhandaria upazila.
He will have to serve more six months more in jail in case of failure to pay the fine of Tk 10,000.
Additional District and Sessions Judge Md Abdul Mannan delivered the verdict.
Public Prosecutor (PP) Advocate Md Alauddin Khan said police arrested Ripon alongwith 155 Yaba tablets in 2016.
Later, a case had been filed against him with Bhandaria Police Station under the Narcotics Control Act, the PP added.