Anti-drug drive

  • Images

    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...

  • Images

    2 Rohingya youths killed in Teknaf ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 11:16am on July 06, 2020

    Two Rohingya youths were killed in a reported gunfight with the members of Border Guard Bangladesh on the bank of the river Naf at Howabrong...

  • Images

    ‘Drug peddler’ killed in Pabna ‘gunfight’

    Our Correspondent . Pabna | Updated at 01:53pm on March 21, 2020

    A suspected drug peddler was killed in a ‘gunfight’ with police at Khairbari area of Santhia upazila in Pabna early Saturday...

  • Images

    Unaddressed demand upsets anti-drug drive in Bangladesh

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:48am on March 01, 2020

    The government’s failure to address the most fundamental issues about the drug abuse, including the availability of drugs and treatment of addicts and large-scale anti-drug...

  • Images

    DMP arrests 46 during anti-drug drives

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:44am on February 15, 2020

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested 46 people on charge of selling and consuming illegal drugs during its regular anti-narcotics drives in the capital in the last...

  • Images

    Drive against drug barons underway: home minister

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 07:06pm on January 12, 2020

    Home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Sunday said a move was underway to arrest drug barons as the anti-narcotics drive which started in 2018 had not...

  • Images

    DMP detain 49 in Dhaka in anti-drug drive

    United News of Dhaka . Dhaka | Updated at 11:24pm on January 03, 2020

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police detained 49 people for selling and consuming drugs during its on-going anti-narcotics drive in the capital. The detentions were made till 6:00am...

  • Images

    45 held in anti-drug raids in Dhaka

    Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Dhaka | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019

    Dhaka Metropolitan Police arrested 45 people in capital in separate anti-drug raids in 24 hours. Police recovered 18,607 Yaba tablets, 34 grams of Heroin, 2.525...

  • Images

    Man killed in Narayanganj gunfight

    United News of BangladeshBangladesh Sangbad Sangstha . Narayanganj | Updated at 10:18am on July 16, 2019

    A man was killed in a gunfight with District’s Detective Branch of Police in Chadmari area under Sadar upazila of district early hours on Tuesday....

  • Images

    No end of drug menace in sight

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:25am on June 17, 2019

    The death toll in the countrywide anti-drug drive over the last 13 months has crossed 400, with four more reported extrajudicial killings in Cox’s Bazar...