Two arrested with counterfeit money in capital
Published: 03:56 PM, 5 December 2020
Recovered counterfeit money; photo: Daily Bangladesh
Detective Branch (North) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) have arrested two persons with counterfeit money from Ramna Thana area of the capital.
The arrestees are- Md. Hanif Gazi (46) and Md. Yasin Mollah alias Abdul Hannan (53). Counterfeit money of Tk 2 lakhs were recovered from them at that time.
They were arrested in a raid at Magbazar Wireless bend area around 9pm on Friday. DMP Deputy Commissioner (Media) Walid Hossain confirmed the information on Saturday.
Shahidul Islam, assistant commissioner of police for the organized crime and car theft prevention team who led the operation, said they had been dealing of counterfeit money in Dhaka and surrounding areas for a long time.
A case has been filed against the arrested at Ramna police station.