Police arrested 38 persons on various charges in the last 12-hour ending at around 8 am from eight upazilas of Satkhira district.
Sources with the district police said they were picked up from different areas of the district.
During the drives, Satkhira Sadar police arrested 16 persons, Kalaroa police arrested five persons, Tala police Thana police arrested three persons, Kaliganj police arrested two persons, Shyamnagar police arrested five persons, Assasuni police arrested three persons, Patkelghata Thana police arrested one person and Debhata police arrested three persons, reports BSS.
Several cases, including charges of subversive activities, are pending with different police stations against the arrested persons, the sources added.
The arrestees were sent to jail.