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Three held for making fake COVID-19 medicine

Published on: 9:54 pm - Tuesday | September 1, 2020


Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) members have detained three people at Sonargaon upazila in Narayanganj district for manufacturing and selling counterfeit medicines.

RAB-11 confirmed the matter on Tuesday afternoon through a press release signed by additional police super Jasim Uddin Choudhury.

The detained persons are: Nizam Uddin, 39, Khadem Hossain, 30, and Aminul Islam, 18.

On information, a team of RAB raided an unauthorised medicine factory in Sadipur area on Monday afternoon and detained three persons.

They have set up a factory under the name of ‘Global Gain Consumer Product Limited’ and manufactured fake medicine of coronavirus named ‘Niharika Manna Powder’.

Legal action against the accused is underway.