48 held during anti-narcotics drives in Dhaka

Sun Online Desk

6th December, 2020 05:08:35 printer

48 held during anti-narcotics drives in Dhaka

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have arrested 48 people and seized drugs from their possession after conducting anti-narcotics drives in the capital.

Arrests were made and drugs were seized during the anti-drug drives conducted in different areas in Dhaka from 6 am on Saturday (December 5) till 6 am on Sunday (December 6), according to a DMP press release issued on Sunday.

The seized drugs include 2,781 pieces of yaba, 145.5 grams of heroine, 3.575 kilograms of hemp, 25 bottles of Phensedyl and 5 bottles of foreign wine.

A total of 35 cases have been filed against the arrestees under the Narcotics Control Act.