POST TIME: 21 March, 2019 00:00 00 AM
Fake currency notes of Tk 8 lakh seized
BSS, Rajshahi

Fake currency notes of  Tk 8 lakh seized

Detective Branch (DB) police arrested four persons with fake notes worth Taka eight lakh from Dewanpara area under Katakhali Police Station in the city on Tuesday night.

According to the DB sources, the arrested persons were identified as Jony Hassan, 27, son of Samaun Ali, Jony Ali, 26, son of Masud Rana, Suman Rana, 27, son of Rejaul Karim and Insan Mian, 22, son of Nurul Islam. All are the residents of Shayampur area under the same police station.

On a tip-off, a team of the detective police conducted a sudden raid in the area around 12.30 midnight and arrested them with the huge forged notes.

Quoting their confessional statement, the DB officials said they were involved in manufacturing and trading of fake note for long.