44 arrested with yaba and drugs in city
Police arrested 44 people from various spots of the capital on charge of drug dealing and peddling in separate drives during the last 24 hours.
Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) confirmed the matter to Barta24.com on Wednesday (May 5).
Police arrested them from 6:00 am on Tuesday to Wednesday morning with drugs as part of their regular drive.
A total of 31,447 pieces of yaba, 32 gram heroine and 2.6 KG hemp were seized from their possession.
Twenty nine cases were filed with respective police stations in this regard under narcotic control act.