Three jailed for illegally lifting sand in Sherpur
Three persons were sentenced to different terms in jail at Nalitabari upazila in Sherpur district on Sunday afternoon on charge of illegally lifting sand.
The convicts are Sohel, 28, Abu Sama, 36, and labourer Shamsul Alam, 30.
Upazila Nirbahi Officer Helena Parvin and Assistant Commissioner (land) Sanchita Biswas along with their team conducted a drive in Hatipagar area in the afternoon and detained the trio red handed.
Later, Shamsul was jailed for seven days, and Sohel and Abu Sama were jailed for three months each.