Police have arrested two drug dealers in Hossainpur upazila of Kishoreganj with 385 pieces of Yaba tablets and 330 grams of hemp conducting an operation on the basis of secret information.
Hossainpur police arrested them from Uttar Gobindpur area around 11:30 pm on Friday in Kishoreganj district. The arrestees are identified as Kajal Mia of Uttar Gobindpur village in Hossainpur upazila and Shafiqul Islam of the same village.
According to police and local sources, some drug dealers had been buying and selling drugs at Kajal Mia's residence for a long time. Police arrested Kajal and Shafiqul and recovered 385 pieces of Yaba tablets and 330 grams of hemp from them. The operation was carried out under the direction of Hossainpur Police Station Officer-in-Charge SheikhMdMostafizur Rahman and OC (Investigation) Joynal Abedin.
Hossainpur Police Station Officer-in-Charge Sheikh Md Mostafizur Rahman said Kajal and Shafiqul were detained in a raid in Uttar Gobindpur area. A case has been filed against them under the Narcotics Control Act 2018 at Hossainpur police station. The accused were sent to court on Saturday morning.