The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 29 people on charges of selling and consuming drugs during anti-drug operations in different areas of the capital city over the past 24 hours till 6:00 am Wednesday (July 5).
Detectives and the law enforcers jointly made the arrest and seized illegal drugs from their possession.
The DMP seized 34,469 pieces of Yaba tablets and 17.221kg hemp, 70gm heroin, 410 bottles of phensedyl, 4-litre of local wine and 1550 injectable drugs from their possessions, a DMP statement said.
Being informed, members of Detectives and Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) conducted a 24-hour long raid and detained the drug trades from various places, it also said.
According to the statement, a total of 41 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.
BDST: 1207 HRS, July 5, 2022