Fake painkiller ointment seized by RAB

Fake painkiller ointment seized by RAB


A Rapid Action Battalion (Rab) mobile court fined factory owner and his manager of Tk 1 lakh on charge of producing, storing and marketing fake painkiller ointment in the city’s Jatrabari on Thursday.Sources at the Rab-10 battalion headquarters said a special team of Dhalpur Camp of the battalion led by its senior ASP Md Sajjad Hossain along with Rab headquarters’ executive magistrate Md Sarwar Alam conducted a drive “ MB Chemical Company Lt” housed on the ground floor of “Sajeda Vila” at 1704 Jatrabari at about 5:00 pm.

During the drive, the mobile court found that some unscrupulous traders have been producing, storing and marketing painkiller ointments using license of another organization as well as without approval from BSTI.

The executive magistrate of the mobile court fined the factory owner Md Babul Mollah, 38, and his manager Md Sabuj Shahriar of tk 1 lakh, in default sentenced them each one month simple jail in this regard under BSTI Ordinance 1985 (Amendment-2003).

BSTI (Bangladesh Standard and Testing Institute) field officer Md Sharif Hossain was also present during the drive.


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