Dhaka, Bangladesh
20 held in Dinajpur

20 held in Dinajpur

DINAJPUR, Feb 10: Law enforcers, in special drives, arrested 20 persons including five drug traders from different areas of the district on Sunday. Law enforcers also seized 190 bottles of Phensidyl and 150 pieces of Yaba tablets during the drives. Police said they were picked up from different areas of the district on different charges, reports BSS. During the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested five persons including three drug traders along with 150 pieces of Yaba tablets, Ghoraghat Thana police arrested four persons, Birganj Thana police arrested four persons, Kaharole Thana police arrested two persons and Chirirbandar Thana police arrested two persons. 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 three drug traders along with 190 bottles of Phensidyl around 6am from Hili Railway Station in Hakimpur upazila of the district. Later, the detained persons were handed over to the Hakimpur Thana police, BGB said. The arrested persons were sent to jail.

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