RAJSHAHI: A trial tribunal here on Thursday sentenced a person to life imprisonment on charge of carrying drugs, reports BSS.
The convict identified as Mehedi Hassan, 23, son of Jamal Uddin of Raghunathpur under Godagari upazila in the district, was also fined Taka 10,000, in default, to suffer six months more behind the bars.
Judge of Special Tribunal against Women and Child Repression Monsur Alam found the convict guilty of the charge and pronounced the verdict in his presence.
The case story, in brief, is that a drugs and narcotics control team arrested Mehedia Hassan with 100 grams of heroin in Chapal area on Rajshahi-Chapainawabganj highway under Godagari upazila on November 16, 2015.
A case was recorded with the concerned police station in this connection the same day.