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51 arrested in DMP's anti-narcotics drive

Staff Correspondent |
Update: 2023-02-08 12:30:46
51 arrested in DMP's anti-narcotics drive

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in different operations in the last 24 hours till 6 am Wednesday (Feb 8) arrested 51 persons for their alleged involvement in selling and consuming drugs.

Being informed, the DMP’s police and detective units conducted the anti-drug campaign in the city’s various areas, seizing drugs and arresting drug sellers and abusers, said a DMP statement today.

They seized 18,680 pieces of Yaba tablets, 76gm 30 puria heroin, 9 bottles phensedyl, 27.718kg hemp, 10 litters local wine, and 25 injactable drugs from their possessions, the statement said. 

According to the statement, a total of 36 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.

BDST: 1230 HRS, FAB 08, 2023

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