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Fraudster providing fake Covid-19 neg certificates

Fraudster providing fake Covid-19 neg certificates

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  • Our Correspondent
  • 25 August, 2021 12:00 AM
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NOAKHALI: Police have arrested a fraudster in the district for providing fake Covid-19 negative certificates to overseas goers.

Sudharam Police arrested him Monday from the District Civil Surgeon’s Office area.

The arrestee was identified as Md Kamrul Islam, 28, son of Abul Hossain of Begumganj Upazila Eklashpur village.

District Civil Surgeon Dr Masum Iftekhar said Kamrul Islam used to swindle money by providing false negative Covid-19 test reports, and the assurance of providing the certificate very fast.

“After finding out about the matter, we made a joint operation with the Detective Branch and arrested him,” he said. 

Officer-in-charge (OC) of Sudharam Model Police Station Shahed Uddin said Kamrul Islam has been arrested for providing fake Covid-19 certificates.

Legal action will be taken against him, he added