10 held with Tk 67 lakh fake notes

Sun Online Desk

26th October, 2016 04:46:22 printer

10 held with Tk 67 lakh fake notes

Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP), in an overnight raid in Dhaka and Narayanganj, arrested 10 members of money forgery gang with counterfeit notes of Taka and US dollar worth about Taka over 67 lakh, reports BSS.

DB police's Joint-Commissioner Mohammad Abdul Baten in a press conference at DMP media centre told that the detectives arrested 10 youths with Taka 67 lakh counterfeit currencies of Bangladeshi taka and 3500 others of US dollar after raiding different areas in the capital and Fatullah in Narayanganj last night.

The arrestees were identified as Mohammad Rafiqul Islam, 40, Mohammad Jahangir, 35, Mohammad Shahid, 27, Master Abdur Rahim, 37, Mohammad Jakir Hossain, 20, Mohammad Mahmud, 32, M Babul Hossain, 30, Mohammad Alamin, 41 and Mohammad Alkas Sheikh, 32,

"Four laptops used in making fake notes, seven printers, two bundles of security thread, seven screen device for making money, Taka-cutting-glass and some other money-making materials recovered from their possession," he added.