The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 65 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 27).
Detectives and the law enforcers jointly made the arrest and seized illegal drugs from their possession.
The DMP seized 3,400 pieces of Yaba tablets, 13.82gm hemp, 35gm heroin, 8 bottles of phensedyl and 10 injectable drugs, 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 50 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.
BDST: 1044 HRS, July 27, 2022