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3 detained, cache of fake driving licenses seized in Dhaka

  • Published at 01:36 pm May 5th, 2019
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The fake licenses were seized during a raid by the Detective branch (DB) of Police on the fifth floor of a building in Dhanmondi at 9:30am on Sunday

Three people have been detained and a large cache of fake driving licenses and registration cards seized in Dhaka.

The fake licenses were seized during a raid by the Detective branch (DB) of Police on the fifth floor of a building in Dhanmondi at 9:30am on Sunday. A man was living in the building with his wife, their child, and wife’s female cousin.

DB Deputy Commissioner (North) Moshiur Rahman told Dhaka Tribune: “We were conducting surveillance of the building and its residents from Saturday night. We conducted the raid at 9:30am today [Sunday] and recovered various machines and scanners.”

The scanners and machines were being used to make fake driving licenses, certificates, and other documents, he added.

The DB deputy commissioner further said the man, wife, and wife’s cousin have been detained.