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61 held for taking, selling drugs in city

61 held for taking, selling drugs in city

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The Detective Branch (DB) under the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have arrested 61 persons for taking and selling drugs in the city.

According to a DMP statement issued on Wednesday, as part of the campaign, the police raided different areas under various police stations and detained 61 drug abusers and recovered drugs from their possession from 6 am on Tuesday to 6 am on Wednesday.

During the anti-drug campaign, police seized 142 grams of heroin, 70.670 kilograms of cannabis, 10,046 pieces of Yaba tablets and 21 beers from them, it said.

Police filed 40 cases against the arrestees in this connection with police stations concerned under the Narcotics Control Act.