BSS-05 30 held, drugs seized in Dinajpur

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30 held, drugs seized in Dinajpur

DINAJPUR, Feb 2, 2018 (BSS) – Police, in special drives arrested 25 persons
including three activists of Jamaat-e-Islami from different areas of the
district in last 12-hour ending at 8am this morning.

Law enforcers also recovered 218 bottles of Phensidyl, 5,000 pieces of cow
fattening tablets and 100 pieces of Yaba tablets during the drives.

Police said they were picked up from different areas of the district.

During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested 11 persons including
three activists of Jamaat-e-Islami from Kornai village around 6am, Birganj
Thana police arrested four persons, Khansama Thana police arrested two
persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested two persons, Phulbari Thana police
arrested two persons and Ghoraghat Thana police arrested four persons
including two drug traders with 100 pieces of Yaba tablets from Azad Moor of
the upazila around 11pm.

Several cases, including charges of subversive activities, are pending
with different police stations against the arrested persons, the sources
added.

Meanwhile, members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in a drive detained
five alleged drug traders with 218 bottles of Phensidyl and 5,000 pieces of
cow fattening tablets form from Hili railway station around 8am in Hakimpur
upazila of the district.

Later, the arrested persons were handed over to the Hakimpur Thana police,
BGB said.

The arrested people were sent to jail.

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