2 held over drug trafficking in vegetable sacks
Published: 07:51 PM, 13 February 2020
Detective Branch (DB) police have arrested two people for smuggling domestic made Cholai liquor in vegetable sacks in Khagrachari.
They were arrested in the Maine Valley area of the district headquarters on Thursday afternoon. The arrested were - Shymal Chakma of Boalkhali of Dighinala in Khagrachari and Amir Hossain of Comillatila of the same upazila.
According to police, on a tip-off smuggling domestic liquor in various areas including Dhaka and Chittagong for a long time through the fancy tricks using vegetable bags, drives were carried out in the Maine Valley area and 86 liters of liquor was recovered from the sacks of vegetables at that time.
Two members of the smuggling circle were arrested.
DB Police OC Shimul Kumar Mahant said that preparations are underway to prosecute the drug trafficking laws against the detainees.