67 arrested in DMP anti-narcotics drives

Sun Online Desk

13th January, 2021 06:01:54 printer

67 arrested in DMP anti-narcotics drives

Different police stations and intelligence departments under the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have arrested 67 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 thana areas of the capital from 6 am on Tuesday (January 12) till 6 am today (Wednesday), according to a DMP press release.

The seized drugs include 22,754 pieces of yaba, 253 grams of heroin, 29 kilograms of hemp, six bottles (2 liters) of foreign wine, 112 injections and 207 bottles of Phensedyl.

A total of 53 cases have been filed against the arrestees under the Narcotics Control Act.