Fake note-making factory unearthed in C’nawabganj

9 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

CHAPAINAWABGANJ: Mem-bers of the elite force Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) unearthed a fake note printing factory in Tikrampur Modhyapara area under the municipality and arrested a man in this connection on Friday evening.

The arrested was Md Rubel Islam, 21, son of Md Akbar Ali of Chandlai Jorbagan under Chapainawabganj municipality, reports BSS.

On a tip-off, an operation team of the RAB-5 from Chapainawabganj camp conducted a raid in the area around 7.30 pm and nabbed Rubel from a rented house.

The RAB members also recovered Indian fake currency of Rs 70,15,000, Bangladeshi fake currency of Taka 3,00,000, currencies of India, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Malaysia, two laptops, six printers, papers and other equipments and materials used for printing the fake notes.

A case was filed against Rubel in this connection.

Later, he was handed over to the Chapainawabganj Sadar Thana Police.