DINAJPUR: Law enforcers, in special drives arrested 21 persons including five drug traders from different areas of the district in last 12-hour ending at 8am on Friday morning, reports BSS.
Law enforcers also seized 125 bottles of Phensidyl and 1,500 pieces of cow fattening tablets during the drives.Police said they were picked up from different areas of the district on different charges.
During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested five persons including two drug traders along with 75 bottles of Phensidyl, Biral Thana police arrested three persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested two persons, Khansama Thana police arrested one person, Bochaganj Thana police arrested two persons, Nawabganj Thana police arrested three persons and Ghoraghat Thana police arrested two persons.
Several cases, including charges of subversive activities, are pending with different police stations against the arrested persons, the sources added.
Later, the detained persons were handed over to the Hakimpur Thana police, BGB said.
The arrested persons were sent to jail.