Police arrested a youth along with 5.100 kg of hemp in a raid in Kaunia of Barisal City.
The arrestee is Ripon Khan, 25, son of Zakir Khan, hails from Char Dhulasar area of Dhulasar union under Mohipur police station of Patuakhali district.
Barisal Metropolitan Police SI Tanzil Ahmed confirmed the matter on Friday (Feb 3) morning.
A case against him is underway at Kaunia police station, he said.
BDST: 1608 HRS, FAB 03, 2023