36 held in DMP’s anti-narcotics drive

Published : 30 Sep 2023 10:15 PM

The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in different operations in the 24 hours till 6:00 am on Saturday (September 30) arrested 36 persons for their alleged involvement in selling and consuming drugs.

Being informed, the DMP’s police and detective units conducted the anti-drug campaign in the city’s various areas, seizing drugs and arresting drug sellers and abusers, said a DMP statement.

They seized 12,418 pieces of Yaba tablets, 58.15kg of hemp and 47gm of heroin from their possessions, according to the statement. 

According to the statement, 24 cases were filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.