RAB busts fake Indian currency factory in Keraniganj, two held

Members of Rapid Action Battalion in a drive unearthed a fake Indian currency making factory and arrested two men along with fake Indian currency worth Rs 10 lakh from Dakkhin Keraniganj on the outskirts of the capital on Wednesday night.

The arrestees are Liakat Ali, 35 and Md Jahangir Alam, 40.

A team of RAB conducted the drive on the 2nd floor of a building in Shubhadya area and arrested them along with the rupees, said Mizanur Rahman, assistant superintendent of police and senior assistant director of legal and media wing of RAB.

They also seized equipment used to make counterfeit Indian currency, he said.