23 May 2022, 18:44

DMP arrests 94 people for consuming, selling drugs in city 

DHAKA, May 23, 2022 (BSS) - As part of the anti-drug campaign in the capital, members of the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) has arrested a total of 94 people on charges of selling and consuming drugs during last 24 hours till 6am today.
According to a release issued by the DMP, police conducted the operations against drug sellers and consumers in different areas under various police stations and detained 94 drug traffickers and recovered huge drugs from their possession from 6am of May 22 to 6 am today.

During the anti-drug drives, police seized 192.5 grams and 135 puria (small packets) of heroin, 5.735 kilograms of cannabis (ganja), 5,679 pieces of yaba tablets and 160 bottle of phensidyle syrup from them, it said.
Police filed 62 cases against the arrestees in these connections with respective police stations under the Narcotics Control Act.