The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 58 people on charges of selling and consuming drugs during anti-drug operations in different areas of the capital city over the past 24 hours till 6:00 am Wednesday (May 25).
Detectives and the law enforcers jointly made the arrest and seized illegal drugs from their possession.
The DMP seized 5,241 Yaba tablets, 200gm 120 puria of heroin, and 20 bottle of phensidyl from their possessions, a DMP statement said.
Being informed, members of Detectives and Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) conducted a 24-hour long raid and detained the drug trades from various places, it also said.
According to the statement, a total of 43 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.
BDST: 1059 HRS, May 25, 2022