Police, in special drives arrested 47 persons from eight upazilas of
the district in last 12-hour ending at 8am on Saturday morning, reports BSS.
Sources with the district police said they were picked up from different areas of the district.
During the drives, Satkhira Sadar police arrested 15 persons, Kalaroa Thana police arrested six persons, Tala Thana police arrested four persons, Kaliganj Thana police arrested five persons, Shyamnagar Thana police arrested three persons, Assasuni Thana police arrested eight persons, Patkelghata Thana police arrested three persons and Debhata police arrested three persons.
The arrested people are accused in several cases, including charges of subversive activities, filed with different police stations in the district.
The arrested were sent to jail.