29 drug addicts, gamblers held in Joypurhat


20 October, 2020 12:00 AM printer

JOYPURHAT: Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) members detained 22 drug addicts and seven gamblers in Sadar upazila of the district on Sunday.

RAB-5 Joypurhat com-pany commander additional superintendent of police MM Mohaimenur Rashid said a team of the elite force detained them red handed during drives at different places in the district town from Sunday afternoon to 10:30 pm.

The detainees were handed over to Joypurhat Sadar Police Station after filing of drug cases under the Narcotics Control and Public Gambling acts, he added.