The Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 56 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 Monday (June 27).
Detectives and the law enforcers jointly made the arrest and seized illegal drugs from their possession.
The DMP seized 3,804 Yaba tablets, 9.3kg hemp and 164gm heroin 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 36 cases have been filed against the detained persons under the Narcotics Control Act.
BDST: 1230 HRS, JUN 27, 2022