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Narcotics department bringing courier...

Courier services under narcotics dept...

Nation

Sun, Oct 10 2021

Government wants drug detection machines at courier offices, greater scrutiny of senders and...

Narcotics department identifies 3,500...

Narcotics Dept: 3,500 drug dealers identified...

Dhaka

Fri, Sep 24 2021

Yaba trade continues in the country despite the heavy crackdowns by law enforcing agencies

‘Dope tests needed in all sectors to...

‘Dope tests needed in all sectors to...

Nation

Thu, Jun 24 2021

Everyone has to make efforts to put an end to drug menace, regardless of party affiliation, says lawmaker...

ASI arrested with yaba pills in...

ASI arrested with yaba pills in...

Crime

Mon, Nov 23 2020

A total of 3,198 yaba pills and a bottle of phensedyl were seized during the arrest

DNC: Indian gang behind amphetamine...

'Indian gang behind amphetamine...

Dhaka

Thu, Oct 15 2020

A total of seven people including the mastermind so far arrested in this regard

DNC DG: Seized amphetamine destined...

‘Seized amphetamine destined for...

Dhaka

Thu, Sep 10 2020

The drug was sized from a cargo flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines on Wednesday

Home minister: Failed to stop yaba smuggling...

Home minister: Failed to stop yaba smuggling...

Dhaka

Thu, Jan 2 2020

He said the government is working in three different ways to bring the drug addicts back to the normal...

Raid on Aziz Mohammad’s house: Nephew,...

Raid on Aziz Mohammad’s house: Nephew,...

Court

Mon, Oct 28 2019

The cases were filed with Gulshan police station on Monday, said DNC director (operations) Masud Rabbani...

'Crucial need to save the young generation...

'Crucial need to save the young generation...

Nation

Wed, Jun 26 2019

The district DNC chalked out programs like a colourful rally, discussions, anti-drug essay, and drawing...

Narco couple arrested with Tk14 lakh,...

Narco couple arrested with Tk14 lakh,...

Crime

Wed, May 1 2019

The couple has been working behind the curtain for a long time, says a DNC official

DNC busts crystal meth lab in

DNC busts crystal meth lab in

Crime

Thu, Feb 28 2019

MDMA was also recovered from the lab

DNC appeals to govt to ban khat

DNC appeals to govt to ban khat

Dhaka

Wed, Oct 3 2018

The department’s boss says they have found 20-22 people involved in khat-smuggling

Who runs the khat smuggling ring in...

Who runs the khat smuggling ring in...

Crime

Mon, Sep 24 2018

Bangladesh’s largest-ever consignment of khat was seized at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport...

2 held with 100kg hemp in...

2 held with 100kg hemp in...

Nation

Fri, Aug 31 2018

Three others have escaped the scene

Special tactics to smuggle small shipments...

New tactics to smuggle small yaba...

Crime

Wed, Jul 4 2018

Hidden within courier service parcels, electronic equipment, and raw materials, the popular narcotic...

Is it time to decriminalize drug use...

Is it time to decriminalize drug use...

Kamrul Hasan

Wed, Apr 4 2018

In the final instalment of a four-part series, the Dhaka Tribune explores the rehabilitation strategies...

Bangladesh sees meth boom amid Rohingya...

Bangladesh sees meth boom amid Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 30 2018

Since January 1, BGB in Teknaf has seized some 5.16 million of yaba pills and coast guards have confiscated...

From parties to residences: How yaba...

From parties to residences: How yaba...

After making its way to drug-fueled parties, yaba has now entered the homes and residential hotels in...

DNC busts 25 dealers in response to...

DNC busts 25 dealers in response to...

Dhaka

Thu, Feb 1 2018

Contraband Yaba pills and hemp were also recovered during the raids

Jessore narcotics control official arrested...

Jessore narcotics control official arrested...

Nation

Wed, Jan 3 2018

Nazmul demanded Tk3 lakh for the renewal of a license from a resident of Jessore named Mohabbat Ali Tutul,...

Yaba factory busted in Chittagong

Yaba factory busted in Chittagong

Crime

Wed, Dec 27 2017

A team of Detective Branch (DB) of Chittagong Metropolitan Police conducted a drive in the area and seized...