Members of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) in separate drives at Gulshan, Banani and Kuril
areas in the capital on Thursday night detained seven fake note traders, including the kingpin
Lieutenant Colonel Sarowar Bin Kashem, commanding officer of RAB-1, said this at a press briefing at Karwan Bazar in the capital
The other detained persons are Mohosin Mia, 45, Abul Bashar, 40, Kamrul Sheikh, 35, Isharot Mollah, 27, Shahin Matbor, 37 and Abdur Rahman Mollah, 40.
The RAB personnel recovered 1,500 Saudi Riyal and 10 mobile sets from their possession during the drives, said Lieutenant Colonel Sarowar Bin Kashem.
The fake note traders had been cheating people for long in those areas and now they used to target the Hajj Camp, he added.
A case was filed with Vatara Police Station in the capital.