59 arrested in DMP anti-drug drive

Sun Online Desk

30th September, 2020 01:13:23 printer

59 arrested in DMP anti-drug drive

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 59 people on charge of selling and consuming drugs during anti-narcotics drive in the capital in the last 24 hours till 6:00 am on Wednesday.

The Detective Branch (DB) of the DMP in association with local police stations carried out the simultaneous drive starting at 6:00 am on Tuesday.

Md Walid Hossain, deputy commissioner of media and public relations department of DMP, confirmed the media.

Police also seized two thousands 994 pieces of Yaba tablets, 118 gram heroin, 800 gram hemp and two bottles phensedyl from their possession.

A total of 37 cases were filed against the accused with various police stations in the capital.