2 drug peddlers held with hemp in Rajshahi

Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) arrested two alleged drug peddlers with 100 kilograms of ganja in Naogaon district early this morning. The arrested persons were identified as Shah Jamal, 21, and Abul Bashar, 27. Both are the residents of Muradnagar upazila in Comilla district.

On a tip-off, a team of the elite force conducted a raid in the bypass crossing of Naogaon town and arrested them after searching a covered van at 2am, RAB sources said this morning. The van was also seized.A case was filed in this connection. Later, the arrested persons along with the seized goods were handed over to the police.