DMP arrests 66 for selling, consuming drugs in city
Published : Wednesday, 25 November, 2020 at 12:00 AM Count : 162
Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 66 people on the charges of selling and consuming drugs, during different anti-narcotics drives in 24 hours till 6:00am on Tuesday.
The Detective Branch (DB) of the DMP in association with local police stations carried out the simultaneous drives starting at 6am on Monday.
A total of 21,256 yaba tablets, more than 180 grams of heroin, 21.231 kgs of cannabis and 100 bottles of Phensedyl were recovered from the arrested persons' possession, said a DMP press release here.
A total of 49 cases have been filed against them under the Narcotics Control Act in these regards.
Also, DMP's DB Wari zonal team arrested two drug dealers along with 6 kg cannabis in a raid in Kadamtali police station area of the capital.