The District Narcotics Control Department has recovered one kg of cannabis in an anti-drug operation at Kotchandpur in Jhenaidah.
The cannabis, wrapped in polythene paper, was recovered from the ground in a mahogany garden in the sweeper neighborhood of the municipal town on Wednesday morning (February 2). The anti-drug party could not arrest anyone at that time.
Abul Kalam Azad, inspector of the district drug control department, said that based on secret information, he came to know that there was cannabis under the ground in Sweeper Para of Kotchandpur municipal area. On the basis of such news, an operation was conducted in the area on Wednesday morning under the leadership of Upazila Nirbahi Officer and Executive Magistrate Md. Delwar Hossain along with allied forces. One kg of cannabis was recovered from a mahogany orchard. He said no one could be apprehended from the spot.
A general diary (GD) has been kept at Kotchandpur police station in this regard.