DMP arrest 36 for selling, consuming drugs in city


13th July, 2021 05:14:58 PM printer

DMP arrest 36 for selling, consuming drugs in city

Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in different anti-drug operations have arrested 36 people on charges of selling and consuming drugs in the city.

The DMP’s police and detective units have been conducting anti-drug campaign in the city’s various areas, seizing drugs and arresting drug sellers and abusers, said a DMP statement today.

As part of the campaign, the police raided different areas under various police stations and detained 36 drug abusers and recovered drugs from their possession from 6 am on July 12, 2021 to 6 am on Tuesday, it said.

During the anti-drug campaign, police seized 8,40 pieces of yaba, 50 grams of heroin and 90.90 grams of cannabis from them, according to the statement.

Police filed 22 cases against the arrestees in this connection with police stations concerned under the Narcotics Control Act.