Alexa 13 drug traders among 32 held in Dinajpur 

Dhaka, Sunday   23 February 2020


13 drug traders among 32 held in Dinajpur 

 Dinajpur Correspondent

 Published: 02:49 PM, 27 February 2019  

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A total of 32 people including 13 drug traders from different areas of Dinajpur district in last 12-hour ending at 8 am on Wednesday morning.

Law enforcers, in special drives, arrested them on different charges and seized 100 bottles of Phensidyl and 3,500 pieces of Yaba tablets. 

During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested 11 persons including eight drug traders along with 500 pieces of Yaba tablets and 100 bottles of Phensidyl, Birganj Thana police arrested two persons, Birampur Thana police arrested two persons, Phulbari Thana police arrested three persons, Parbatipur Thana police arrested four persons, Ghoraghat Thana police arrested two persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested two persons and Nawabganj Thana police arrested one person. 

Several cases, including charges of subversive activities, are pending with different police stations against the arrested persons.

Meanwhile, members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive detained five drug traders along with 3,000 pieces of Yaba tablets around 6:00 am from Hili Railway Station in Hakimpur Upazila of the district.

Later, the detainees were handed over to the Hakimpur Thana police.