Alexa Drug traders, Jamaat men among 29 held 

Dhaka, Thursday   12 December 2019

Drug traders, Jamaat men among 29 held 

 Dinajpur Correspondent  daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 01:15 PM, 2 March 2019  

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

A total of 29 persons including five drug traders and two activists of Jamaat-E-Islami were arrested from different areas of Dinajpur district. 

Law enforcers, in special drives, arrested them on different charges in the last 12-hour ending at 8:00 am on Saturday morning. They also seized 160 bottles of Phensidyl and 200 pieces of Yaba tablets. 

During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested seven persons including two drug traders along with 200 pieces of Yaba tablets, Birganj Thana police arrested three persons, Bochaganj Thana police arrested two persons, Biral Thana police arrested two persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested three persons, Ghoraghat Thana police arrested two persons, Hakimpur Thana police arrested two persons, Nawabganj Thana police arrested two persons and Chirirbandar Thana police arrested three persons including two activists of Jamaat-E-Islami. 

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 three drug traders along with 160 bottles of Phensidyl around 6:00 am from Hili Railway Station in Hakimpur upazila of the district. 

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

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