DMP arrests 90 for consuming, selling drug

In a regular anti-drugs campaign, the Detective Branch (DB) under the Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 90 persons for consuming and selling drugs in the capital city.
According to a DMP statement issued on Friday, as part of the campaign, the police raided different areas under various police stations and detained 90 drug abusers and recovered drugs from their possession between 6 am on December 9, 2021 and 6 am on Friday.
During the anti-drug campaign, police seized 173 grams and 370 puria (small packet) of heroin, 51.332 kilograms of cannabis (ganja), 8,013 pieces of yaba tablets and 28 bottles of phensidyle from them, it said.