Police have recovered 60kg of cannabis from a pick-up van and arrested two persons for their alleged involvement in carrying the contraband drugs.
The arrestees are Md Rustom, 28, the driver of the pick-up van and its passenger Rimon Miah, 27.
Gazaria OC Ferdous Ahmed said police halted the Dhaka-bound pick-up van in Baushia Pathanbari area of the upazila on Dhaka-Chittagong highway on Tuesday morning and recovered the huge cannabis packed in different 60 packets after searching into the van.
Police also arrested two persons for allegedly carrying the contraband drugs, he added.
They are now under police custody, the police official said.