Police have detained a driver of a pick-up van with 40 kilograms of marijuana near Pathabarhi on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Gajaria Upazila, Munshiganj.
The drug consignment was being transported to Dhaka from Comilla.
OC of Gajaria Police station Md Ferdous Hasan said, “The drugs were concealed in 17 polythene packets inside a secret chamber in the van.”
Van driver Mohan Mia Munna ,45, was detained on Friday.
Mohan Mia has reportedly confessed during interrogation that he had been trafficking drugs for quite some time.