3 drug traders held in Kurigram
Police in separate drives have detained three drug traders at Nageshwari upazila of Kurigram district.
Detained persons are Sujon Mohonto, 32, a resident of Kamarpara area under Nageshwari municipality, Mominul Islam, 27, and Khorshed Alam, 33, of Anantapur village in Phulbari upazila of the district.
On information, a police team raid Sujon's house on Monday afternoon and nabbed him along with 52 pieces Yaba tablets.
Meanwhile, the law enforcers conducted another drive in Dhanirpar Chhilakhana area under Santoshpur union in the upazila and detained Mominul and Khorshed.
They also recovered 1.6 kilograms of hemp and eight bottles of phensedyl syrup from their possessions.
Confirming the matter, Nageshwari Police Station officer in-charge Rawshan Kabir said separate cases were filed against them under the Narcotics Control Act.
However, they were sent to jail on Tuesday morning following a court order.