Police of Lauhajung upazila recovered 130 bottles of contraband Indian phensidyl from Kumarbhog area on July 5 at about midnight. Acting on a tip-off, Lauhajung thana police lay in wait near Kumarbhog filling station on Dhaka-Mawa highway and recovered 130 bottles of phensidyl after searching a microbus.
Three persons were arrested in this connection. They were Md. Samad Sheikh, Abdul Rahim Sheikh and Mamun.
SI Narayan Chandra Das conducted the operation. A case was filed against the arrested persons under Narcotics Act.