Fake medicine seized, 1 held

Kolkata
6 Jun 2017

A person was arrested in West Bengal's Hooghly district today with a car full of fake medicines, police said. "Debaprasad Roy, 31, has been arrested in the early hours of Tuesday from Hooghly's T.N. Mukherjee Road for transporting fake medical syrup in a car. A large amount of fake medicine has been seized from his vehicle," said an officer from Dankuni police station. Police suspect Roy is a part of a gang that manufactures fake medicine and transports it to various part of the state.