Six nabbed with drugs in Bogura
BOGURA, Sept 21: Six persons including a former lawmaker's son were arrested with drugs in Bogura on Friday and Thursday.
Detective Branch (DB) of Police arrested a former lawmaker's son with phensedyl from his house at Kalitala of the district town on Friday night.
Arrested Rahid Mostafiz, 45, is the son of former reserved seat lawmaker Kamrunnahar Putul.
Sub-Inspector (Investigation) of district DB Police Abdul Wadud said, on a tip-off, they raided the house and arrested the MP's son with 55 bottles of phensedyl and cash Tk 47,000.
On the other hand, DB Police arrested five drug traders with 78 bottles of phensedyl and 100 yaba tablets from the district town and Shahjahanpur Upazila of the district in separate drives on Thursday night.
The detainees are: Shimul Sheikh, 33, son of Shamsur Islam, and Shafia Akhter, 23, wife of Mominul Islam of Brindaban Para, and Shapla Khatun, 29, of Sultanganj Para of the district town, Md Manik Mia, 23, son of Shahjahan Ali of Chanchaitara, and Al Amin, 25, son of Rafiqul of Shahjahanpur Upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of district DB Police Aslam Ali said a case under Narcotics Control Act was filed, and the arrestees were sent to jail on Friday.