Jhenidah: Detective Branch (DB) of police arrested two people in possession of 70 bottles of Indian Phensidyl syrup from a truck at Gopinathpur village in Sadar upazila early Sunday.
The arrestees were identified as Tariqul Islam,50, son of Shafiqul Islam, and Aktarul Islam,40, son of Abul Hossain, both residents of Darshana upazila in Chuadanga district.
Rafiqul Islam, sub-inspector of Jhenidah DB police, said on secret information, a team of DB police took position on the Jhenidah-Chuadanga Road in the area at about 4:00 am.
The force intercepted a truck coming from Darshana upazila of Chuadanga district.
Later, they recovered 70 bottles of Indian Phensidyl syrup from the truck and arrested the duo.
A case was filed in this connection.