61 held for selling and consuming drugs in Capital...

Dhaka, Tuesday   27 July 2021

61 held for selling and consuming drugs in Capital

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:10 PM, 18 June 2021  

61 held for selling and consuming drugs in Capital

61 held for selling and consuming drugs in Capital

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) and its detective branch have arrested 61 people on charges of selling and consuming drugs during anti-drug operations from different areas of the capital.

Some 548 grams of heroin, 36.210 kilogram (kg) of ganja, 3,218 pieces of yaba and 4 cans of beer were recovered from their possession, said a press release issued by DMP today.

The press release also said that as part of the regular anti-drug drive of DMP, they were arrested and drugs were recovered from different police stations in the capital from 6 am on Thursday to 6 am today.

A total of 42 cases have been filed against them under the Narcotics Control Act with the concerned police stations.

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