Drug peddler sentenced to jail
A mobile court here yesterday sentenced a drug peddler to six months imprisonment. The convict, Anwarul Islam, 40, of Jhhikra village under Kalaroa upazila, used to sell drugs in the upazila for long, locals said. A task force led by Magistrate Mushruba Ferdousi and Narcotics Department Inspector Milon Kumar Mukherjee raided Anwar's house, recovered three bottles of Indian whisky from there and arrested him. The magistrate held a trial near his house and sentenced him to six months' imprisonment.