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Five drug traders among 72 held in Satkhira

 Satkhira Correspondent  daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:50 PM, 26 February 2019  

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A total of 72 persons including five drug traders were arrested from different areas of eight upazilas in Satkhira district.

Police, in special drives, arrested them in last 12-hour ending at 8:00 am on Tuesday morning. They also recovered 1,042 pieces of Yaba tablets, 100 grams of Ganja and 198 bottles of Phensidyl.

During the drives, Satkhira Sadar police arrested 24 persons including two drug traders along with 42 pieces of Yaba tablets and 18 bottles of Phensidyl, Kalaroa Thana police arrested 10 persons including two drug traders along with 1,000 pieces of Yaba tablets, Tala Thana police arrested five persons, Kaliganj Thana police arrested six persons, Shyamnagar Thana police arrested nine persons, Assasuni Thana police arrested eight persons including a drug trader along with 100 grams of Ganja and 180 bottles of Phensidyl, Patkelghata Thana police arrested seven persons and Debhata police arrested three persons.

The arrestees are accused in several cases, including charges of subversive activities, filed with different police stations in the district. 

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