44 cases under the Narcotics Control Act started against the arrestees
Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) arrested 81 people during regular raids at different parts of the capital city for either selling or consuming narcotics.
According to a media statement, the raids took place between 6am Saturday and 6am Sunday.
It said 44 cases under the Narcotics Control Act were started against the arrestees at concerned police stations.
During the raids, 28,455 yaba pills, 228 grams of heroin, 34.5 kg cannabis, and 131 bottles of phensedyl were seized from the arrestees.