DMP arrests 41 for consuming, selling drugs in city
DHAKA, Sept 5, 2021 (BSS) – Members of Detective Branch (DB) under the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have arrested 41 persons for consuming and selling drugs during regular anti-drug campaigns in the capital city.
According to a DMP statement issued today, as part of the campaign, the police raided different areas under various police stations and detained 41 drug abusers and recovered drugs from their possession from 6 am on September 4, 2021 to 6 am today.
During the anti-drug campaign, police seized 297 grams of heroin, 1.190 kilograms of cannabis, 2,739 pieces of Yaba tablets, and eight litres of local liquor from them, it said.
Police filed 31 cases against the arrestees in this connection with respective police stations under the Narcotics Control Act.