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23 held with drugs worth over Tk50cr

  • Published at 03:26 pm May 20th, 2018
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Police have recovered 105 pieces of yaba tablets, one kilogram of hemp, and 502 grams of heroin worth of Tk50,61,500

Police, in a special drive, arrested 23 people, including drug traders and sex workers from different areas of Netrakona early Sunday.

Netrakona model police station Officer-in-Charge Md Borhan Uddin confirmed the matter. He said a team of police conducted the drive from 12am to 3am and arrested 23 people including seven drug traders, six sex workers, and 10 other fugitive accused.

Police have recovered 105 pieces of yaba tablets, one kilogram of hemp, and 502 grams of heroin worth of Tk50,61,500.

The drug traders are identified as Mehbah Uddin Rigan, his brother Pankaj Molla, Humayun Kabir, Md Nayan, Hira, Masum, and Chan Khan, while the sex workers are Alpona, Sathi, Brishti, Poroshmoni, Kolpona, Munni, and six others.