DINAJPUR: Law enforcers, in special drives arrested 30 persons including 10 drug traders from different areas of the district in last 12-hour ending at 8am Thursday morning, reports BSS.
Law enforcers also seized 177 bottles of Phensidyl, 300 liters of locally-made liquor and 2,000 pieces of cow fattening tablets during the drives.Police said they were picked up from different areas of the district on different charges.
During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested nine persons including three drug traders along with 300 liters of locally-made liquor, Birganj Thana police arrested two persons, Birampur Thana police arrested two persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested two persons, Khansama Thana police arrested two persons, Phulbari Thana police arrested two persons, Parbatipur Thana police arrested three persons, Bochaganj Thana police arrested one person and Ghoraghat Thana police arrested two drug traders.
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 five drug traders along with 177 bottles of Phensidyl and 2,000 pieces of cow fattening tablets around 7am from Hili Railway Station in Hakimpur upazila of the district.