Police arrested four people along with three trucks of Indian smuggled sugar in Amtali of Sherpur Sadar. On Saturday morning, when the trucks arrived at the Amtali intersection of Sherpur Sadar, the locals seized them and handed them over to the police.
The arrested persons are – sugar owner Manik, Ayub Ali, truck driver Nazmul, Anis.
According to the police, three mini trucks loaded with smuggled Indian sugar from Mymensingh’s Dhobaura were taking it to Jamalpur. This morning, when the trucks arrived at the Amtali intersection of Sherpur Sadar, the locals seized them. Later, the police went to the spot and seized 150 sacks of Indian sugar in three mini trucks. At that time, the police arrested four people, including Manik and Ayub, the owner of sugar.
Manik and Ayub were taking the sacks of sugar to Langaljor in Jamalpur. For a long time they were buying and selling Indian sugar from Dhobaura, Haluaghat and Sherpur Nalitabari in Mymensingh.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Sherpur Sadar Police Station Bachir Ahmed Badal said, ‘On receiving information about the seizure of stolen sugar, we went to the spot and seized three mini trucks along with 150 sacks of Indian sugar and arrested four people. Preparations are underway to file a case against those arrested in this regard.