23 held in special drive in Netrakona

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20 May, 2018 11:33 AM

23 held in special drive in Netrakona

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Police in a special drive arrested 23 people including drug traders and sex workers from different areas in the district town early Sunday.

Md Borhan Uddin, Netrakona Model Police Station, said a team of police conducted the drive from 12 am to 3 am and arrested 23 people including seven drug traders, six sex workers and 10 other fugitive accused.

Police also recovered 105 piece of Yaba tablets, 502 gram of heroin, one kilogram hemp worth of Tk 50,61,500, reports UNB. 

The drug traders are identified as Mehbah Uddin Rigan, 28, his brother Pankaj Molla, 25, Humayun Kabir, 45, Md Nayan, 28, Hira, 36, Masum 45 and Chan Khan 48 while the sex workers are Alpona, 21, Sathi, 18, Brishti, 18, Poroshmoni, 26, Kolpona, 25 and Munni, 22.