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4 held with fake Indian Rs 30 lakh

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Detective Branch of Police detained four people with 30 lakh fake Indian rupee and money making materials. This photo was taken from in front of city's DB office on Monday.

Staff Reporter  :
A team of Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police in a drive arrested four persons along with fake Indian Rs 30 lakh in the capital's Mohammadpur on Sunday night.
The DB team also seized currency-making equipment from there, Masudur Rahman, Deputy Commissioner, Media and Public Relations of the DMP, said yesterday.
The arrested men are Humayun Kabir, Saiful Islam, Swapan Dutta and Saidur Rahman, he said.
During interrogation, Humayun Kabir said that he has been doing this for over 10 years, the police official said.
They sell each bundle of Rs 1 lakh rupee for Tk 8,000 to Tk 10,000 on the Chapainawabganj border, from where their Indian counterparts spread it all over India, he added.
A case has been filed with Mohammadpur Police Station in this connection, according to him.
Police have interrogated them in connection with the fake note factory and its circulation, he added.

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