Four arrested for making fake sanitizers, hand wash

Mar 25, 2020

On the instructions of Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar for the crackdown on those involved in making spurious sanitizers, hand wash and antiseptic chemicals, the police and district administration have apprehended four accused and recovered hundreds of litres of fake sanitizers, hand wash and antiseptic chemicals in Gujranwala. The police also recovered drums and other equipment being used in the preparation of sanitizers, hand wash and antiseptic chemicals. On a tip-off of the special branch, police and administration conducted a raid at a godown in the area of Kamboh Paan Shop Jinnah Road of PS Civil Lines and another raid was conducted in the area of Sharifpura Puli, GT Road in the precinct of PS Model Town.

Four accused namely Bahsarat, Hayyat, Mudasir Iqbal and Mubashir Iqbal were arrested. Meanwhile, the CM issued instructions to accelerate crackdown against the mafia involved in the making of spurious sanitizers and hand wash. Such elements deserve no leniency, he added and further directed the police and administration to continue an action without any discrimination.
(Daily Times)