Poppy field found again in Bandarban, one held

Sun Online Desk

29th January, 2020 01:45:56 printer

Poppy field found again in Bandarban, one held

The members of Bangladesh Army on Tuesday found another poppy field four days after destroying several poppy fields in a remote hilly area in Ruma upazila of Bandarban in a drive by RAB-7. One was arrested during the drive.

The Army personnel on yesterday destroyed four acres of poppy field deep inside of a remote forest in Ramu upazila.

Poppy plants are key ingredients used in the production of opium, which can be used to make heroin and other synthetic opioids.


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