Alexa BNP man among 39 held in Dinajpur, Habiganj

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BNP man among 39 held in Dinajpur, Habiganj

 Dinajpur, Habiganj Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 02:28 PM, 24 April 2018  

Representational photo

Representational photo

At least 39 people, including an activist of BNP, six drug traders, and 12 wanted accused, were arrested from different areas of Dinajpur and Habiganj district in last 12-hour ending at 9 am this morning.

In Dinajpur, police, in special drives arrested 17 persons including an activist of BNP from different areas of the district in the last 12-hour ending at 9 am this morning.

Law enforcers also recovered 218 bottles of Phensidyl during the drives.

During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested five persons including an activist of BNP from Baluyadanga area in the town around 7 am, Birganj Thana police arrested two persons, Khansama Thana police arrested two persons, Ghoraghat Thana police arrested three persons, Phulbari Thana police arrested two persons, Birampur Thana police arrested two persons and Parbatipur Thana police arrested one person.

Meanwhile, members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive detained three drug traders with 218 bottles of Phensidyl around 11 pm from Hili Railway Station in Hakimpur upazila of the district.

Later, the detained persons were handed over to the Hakimpur Thana police, BGB said.

In Habiganj, police, in regular drives arrested 19 persons including 12 wanted accused and three drug traders from different areas of the district in last 12-hour ending at 9 am this morning.

Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Nazim Uddin said, they were picked up from different areas of the district on different charges.

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

All of the arrestees of two districts were sent to jail.

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