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4 members of Indian fake currency gang arrested by DMP

Dhaka Metropolitan Police’s Gulshan Division have arrested four members of an Indian counterfeit Rupee (Rs) smuggling ring.

They were arrested from Demra and Hazaribagh areas of the capital in a series of raids spanning Monday and Tuesday.

The arrestees are Amanullah Bhuiyan, Kajal Rekha, Yasin Arafat Keramat and Nomanur Rahman Khan.

Counterfeit (super notes) of Rs 15 lakh and mobile phones were recovered from them, said a DMP media release.

During the interrogation, the arrestees said that they had for a long time been collecting counterfeit Indian Rs 500 and Rs 1000 super notes from Pakistan through international channels and smuggling it through various products – either in person or through courier service from Rajshahi, Chapainawabganj area.

Arrested Aman Ullah Bhuiyan is a government vehicle driver of Sunamganj district Narcotics Control Department. And Kajal Rekha is the second wife of Aman Ullah.

A case has been filed against them at Hazaribagh police station.

Source: United News of Bangladesh