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57 held in anti-drug drives in capital

News Desk Metro 2022-08-14, 3:03pm

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Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in anti-drug drives detained 57 people along with drugs from different areas of the city in last 24 hours as of 6:00 am on Sunday.



Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) in anti-drug drives detained 57 people along with drugs from different areas of the city in last 24 hours as of 6:00 am on Sunday.
During the drives, 7,347 Yaba pills, 453 phensedyl syrups, 80 local wine, 50 tapentadol tablets, 34 grams of heroin and 42.351 kilograms of hemp were seized from their possessions, said DMP Media and Public Relations deputy commissioner Md Faruq Hossain.
A total of 42 cases were filed with the police stations concerned under the Narcotics Control Act, he added.