76 held for selling, consuming drugs in city
DHAKA, Sept 2, 2021 (BSS)– Members of intelligence agencies of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 76 people on charges of selling and consuming drugs in the city.
During separate anti-drug operations, members of DMP arrested the drug peddlers along with illegal drugs, according to a DMP statement issued here today.
Police seized 5,744 pieces of yaba, 50 grams and 132 small packets of heroin, 17 kilograms of cannabis (ganja) and 338 bottles of phensidyle from them, added the statement.
Police filed 69 cases against the arrestees under the Narcotics Control Act.