Anti-drug drive

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    BGB seizes 3.5 lakh Yaba tablets in Cox’s Bazar

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 11:09am on September 23, 2020

    Members of Border Guard Bangladesh seized 3.50 lakh pieces of contraband Yaba tablets worth Tk 10.50 crore at Ledha Churikhal of Hinllha union of Teknaf...

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    5 lakh Yaba pills seized, 7 arrested

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:34pm on September 20, 2020

    Bangladesh Coast Guard on Sunday seized 5 lakh Yaba tablets and arrested seven people, including a Rohingya man, from a fishing boat near Saint Martin’s...

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    India says 5 killed carrying heroin at Pakistan border

    Agence France-Presse . Amritsar | Updated at 06:13pm on August 22, 2020

    Indian security forces shot dead five men trying to smuggle heroin across the border from Pakistan on Saturday, a spokesman has said. The five were...

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    ‘Drug trader’ killed in Jashore ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent. Jashore | Updated at 03:49pm on August 03, 2020

    A man was killed in a reported gunfight, what the police said between two groups of drug peddlers near a brick kiln at Darmutia village...

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    ‘Drug peddler’ killed in Satkhira ‘gunfight’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 11:25am on July 30, 2020

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a reported gunfight between two groups of drug dealers at Koyar Bill in Banshdah of Satkhira on Thursday...

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    2,863 arrested in anti-drug drives in a week

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:03pm on July 27, 2020

    Police have arrested a total of 2,863 people for dealing or consuming drugs across the country in the last seven days. A press release was...

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    Two ‘drug dealers’ killed in Dhaka ‘gunfights’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:31pm on July 24, 2020

    Two suspected drug peddlers were killed in a reported gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion in Diabari area of Dhaka early Friday. The deceased were Ibrahim...

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    Four killed in ‘gunfights’

    Staff Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 12:32pm on July 24, 2020

    Four suspected drug peddlers, including a Rohingya, were killed in gunfights with police and Rapid Action Battalion, in Dhaka and Cox’s Bazar on early Friday....

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    Two killed in ‘gunfights’ in Dhaka and Bogura

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:38pm on July 22, 2020

    An alleged drug trader was killed in gunfight with Rapid Action Battalion in Dakshin Khan area of Dhaka on Wednesday. The deceased, Ripon Howlader, 35,...

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    Police evict slums beside Tejgaon rail line

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:15am on July 07, 2020

    Police evicted slums beside the Tejgaon rail line area in the capital on Monday saying that it was a part of their anti-drug drive. Dwellers...