The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 87 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 Friday (July 29).
Detectives and the law enforcers jointly made the arrest and seized illegal drugs from their possession.
The DMP seized 13,041 pieces of Yaba tablets, 40.35gm 110 puria of hemp and 86gm 170 puria of heroin, 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 62 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.
BDST: 1234 HRS, July 29, 2022