DINAJPUR: Law enforcers, in special drives arrested 30 persons including seven drug traders from different areas of the district in last 12-hour ending at 8:00 am on Saturday morning.
Law enforcers also seized 2,000 liters of locally-made liquor, 299 Yaba tablets and 2,000 pieces of cow fattening tablets during the drives, reports BSS.Police said they were picked up from different areas of the district on different charges.
During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested eight persons including two drug traders along with 2,000 liters of locally-made liquor, Birganj Thana police arrested two persons, Birampur Thana police arrested four persons, Khansama Thana police arrested two persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested three persons, Parbatipur Thana police arrested three persons, Ghoraghat Thana police arrested two drug traders and Hakimpur Thana police arrested three persons.
Several cases, including charges of subversive activities, are pending with different police stations against the arrested persons, the sources added.
Meanwhile, members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive detained three drug traders along with 299 pieces of Yaba tablets and 2,000 pieces of cow fattening tablets around 6am from Hili Railway Station in Hakimpur upazila of the district.
Later, the detained persons were handed over to the Hakimpur Thana police, BGB said.