Police have arrested a husband and wife with weed in Chuadanga. The husband used to collect weed and the wife used to sell it by ferry, police said.
They were arrested from Nur Nagar Colony of Sadar Police Station on Tuesday (January 18) evening.
The arrested are Shahidul Islam (65) son of late Abul Kashem of Nurnagar village in Sadar Upazila and his wife Firoza Begum (57).
Chuadanga Sadar Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mohammad Mohsin said Shahidul was an identified drug dealer. He mainly trades in weed. And his wife assisted him in this work. Shahidul collected weed and sold it to his wife.
The OC further said that they were arrested from Nurnagar Colony based on secret information. At that time, 700 grams of weed were seized from them. There are four cases against the arrested Shahidul and one case against his wife.