Youth held with eight hemp trees in Dinajpur
Police on Tuesday night detained a man along with eight hemp trees at Hakimpur upazila in Dinajpur district.
Detained Mir Shahid, 48, is a resident of Chakchaka village under the upazila.
On information about cultivating hemp at the village, a team of police conducted a drive there and detained Shahid along with the hemp trees weighing 20 kgs.
He was sent to jail on Wednesday following a court order, he added.
Hakimpur Police Station inspector (investigation) Mostafizur Rahman confirmed the matter.