|Published : 21 Apr 2017, 14:26:54|
Dinajpur police arrest 36 in special raids
Police arrested 36 people including three drug traders, and recovered 164 bottles of Phensidyl, 800 liters of locally made liquor and 18,000 pieces of cow fattening tablets from 10 upazilas of Dinajpur district.
Sources said in special drives from Thursday night to Friday morning, they were picked up from different areas of the district, reports BSS.
Police said, during the drives, Dinajpur Sadar police arrested eight accused including three drug traders with 800 liters of locally made liquor and 50 bottles of Phensidyl, Khansama one, Birganj four.
Kaharole police detained three, Hakimpur police four, Birampur police arrested two accused, Phulbari police four, Parbatipur police two, Chilerbandhar police six and Ghoraghat police arrested two accused.
Meanwhile, Hakimpur police in a drive recovered 114 bottles of contraband Phensidyl syrup and 18,000 pieces of cow fattening tablets from the upazila.
Several cases, including charges of subversive activities, are pending with different police stations against the arrested persons, police said.
The arrested people were sent to jail.