A constable of Hatibandha Highway Police Station in Lalmonirhat has been arrested by the Narcotics Control Department on a motorcycle with 60 bottles of Fencidil.
He was arrested on Tuesday (January 11) at noon from Sirajul Market area on Kakina-Mahipur-Rangpur road in Kaliganj upazila. The arrested constable is working at Highway Hatibandha police station. His name is Humayun Kabir.
Khairul Bashar, assistant director of the Lalmonirhat Narcotics Control Department, said the drugs smuggled across the Indian border were being transported in vehicles with stickers and sent across the country, including Rangpur. A team of Lalmonirhat Narcotics Control Department raided Sirajul Market area of Kakina Mahipur Road on the basis of such secret information. At this time a motorcycle was seized in a suspicious manner. Later, police searched the motorcycle and riding police constable Humayun Kabir and recovered 70 bottles of Fencidil. A case has been filed against Humayun Kabir under the Narcotics Control Act at Kaliganj Police Station and he has been handed over to the police.