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47 arrested in DMP's anti-narcotics drive

Staff Correspondent |
Update: 2023-05-27 11:50:58
47 arrested in DMP's anti-narcotics drive

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in different operations in the last 24 hours till 6 am Saturday (May 27) arrested 47 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 23,126 pieces of Yaba tablets, 4.98kg hemp, 127.1gm 295 puria of heroin, 10.08 liters of local liquor and 30 bottles of Phensedyl from their possessions, the statement said. 

According to the statement, a total of 31 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.

BDST: 1150 HRS, May 27, 2023

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