Kushtia: Police have arrested 71 more people from different areas of the district on various charges as their special drive continued.
The arrests were made during the drive in the intervening night of Sunday and Monday, said superintendent of police in Kushtia Praloy Chisim.
Later, the arrestees were produced before a mobile court, led by Sadar upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) Khodeza Begum, which sentenced 21 of them to different jail terms ranging from three months to two years.
With this, police have so far arrested 322 people in the special drive that began on Wednesday.
71 held in Kushtia on various charges