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DMP arrests 23, files 16 cases in 24-hr anti-narcotics drive

Staff Correspondent  | banglanews24.com
Update: 2023-11-23 10:26:23
DMP arrests 23, files 16 cases in 24-hr anti-narcotics drive

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in different operations in the last 24 hours till 6 am Thursday (November 23) arrested 23 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 2657 pieces of Yaba tablets, 48.8kg of hemp, 6gm of heroin, 52 bottle of phensedyl and 2 bottles of foreign wine from their possessions, according to the statement. 

According to the statement, 16 cases were filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.

BDST: 1026 HRS, NOV 23, 2023
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