33 held in anti-drug drives in city

  |  Tuesday, December 7th, 2021 |  3:37 pm

Police in anti-drug drives detained 33 people alongwith drugs from different areas of the city in last 24 hours as of 6:00am on Tuesday.

Around 5,055 Yaba tablets, 26 grams of heroin, and 52.950 kilograms of hemp were recovered during the drives in different areas, said Md Faruque Hossain, deputy commissioner (media and public relations) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP).

Police personnel from different police stations and detective branch (DB) of the DMP conducted the drives starting at 6:00am on Monday.

A total of 27 cases were filed with the police stations concerned under the Narcotics Control Act.