Some miscreants snatched a covered van from Dhaka-Chittagong highway near Baluakandi area of Gazaria Upazila in the district early Thursday.
Sub-Inspector (SI) of Gazaria Police Station Md. Taiyubur Rahman said, the covered van, loaded with clothes of Denim Fabrics, was snatched at the said area.
Miscreants beat and gave sedative drugs to the van driver Anisur Rahman and helper Mamun and left them at Kutumpur area under Chandina Upazila of Comilla District. Later, locals rescued them in unconscious state on Thursday afternoon.