Friday, 9 June, 2023

Seven institutions fined Tk 11.5 lakh in city

Seven institutions fined Tk 11.5 lakh in city

A mobile court of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has fined seven institutions Taka 11.5 lakh for producing, storing and selling adulterated food and unauthorized medicines and fake electric fans.

RAB Headquarters Executive Magistrate Md Mazharul Islam led the drive in city's Kadamtali, Demra, Keraniganj Model and South Keraniganj areas on Thursday. RAB-10 officers and BSTI representatives took part in the drive.

RAB-10 Assistant Superintendent of Police (ASP) Enayet Kabir Shoaib confirmed it to BSS.

During the drive, Hamja Food Products was fined Taka two lakh cash, Care Laboratories Tk three lakh, Cosmo Plastic Tk 50,000, Santo Food Products Tk 50,000, Mimi Agro Food Products Taka three lakh, Janata Corporation Tk 1.5 lakh and SK Noor Food Products Tk one lakh.