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    DMP chief urges city dwellers to boycott drug pedlars socially

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on March 24, 2019

    Terming drug pedlars as ‘enemies of the country, nation and the society’, the Dhaka Metropolitan Police commissioner Asaduzzaman Mia on Saturday urged the city dwellers...

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    Hemp seized, 1 held at Ctg airport

    Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Updated at 12:12am on March 19, 2019

    Customs officials detained a passenger at Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram on Monday for carrying 15 kilograms of hemp in a mattress....

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    4 lakh Yaba pills seized off Saint Martin’s coast

    United News of Bangladesh . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:17am on March 15, 2019

    The Bangladesh Coast Guard seized around 400,000 pieces of Yaba pills off the coast of St Martin’s Island in Teknaf upazila of Cox’s Bazar early...

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    4 ‘peddlers’ killed in ‘gunfights’

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:51am on February 23, 2019

    At least four suspected drug peddlers were killed in four separate incidents of gunfight with members of the law enforcement agencies in Dhaka, Mymensingh, Cox’s...

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    HC orders probe into drugs, arms cases in a month

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:20am on February 13, 2019

    The High Court on Tuesday asked the inspector general of police to complete investigation into arms and drugs cases within a month.The bench of Justice...

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    Sri Lanka hiring hangmen, inspired by Philippines’ war on drugs

    Reuters . Colombo | Updated at 12:00am on February 13, 2019

    Sri Lanka began advertising for hangmen this week, as the country’s president pushes ahead with a hard line policy, modelled on the Philippines, to combat...

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    Stay alert against drugs, extremism, terrorism: PM to Ansar, VDP

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 02:35pm on February 12, 2019

    Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Tuesday asked all concerned, including the Ansar and VDP members, to always remain vigilant against drug abuse, extremism and terrorism...

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    Drugs still aplenty despite drive across Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:12am on January 25, 2019

    Illegal drugs are still available in almost all places of the country as a huge quantity of the contraband items are being seized in countrywide...

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    ‘Peddler’ killed in ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 01:15am on January 22, 2019

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in ‘gunfight’ with police on the Domdomia Flood Control Embankment, Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar early Monday, raising the death toll...

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    ‘Drug addict’ friend hacks man to death

    United News of Bangladesh . Chapainawabganj | Updated at 01:17am on January 12, 2019

    A young man was hacked to death allegedly by his friend in Rohanpur municipality area of Gomastapur upazila of Chapainawabganj on Friday afternoon apparently for...