Illegal mobile handsets worth Tk25 lakh

The Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) has seized a number of unauthorized mobile phone sets from Bashundhara City Shopping Complex in Dhaka.

Led by RAB-2 Executive Magistrate Md Anisur Rahman, a mobile court raided different shops at the shopping mall on Monday recovered mobile phone sets of 68 various companies worth Tk25 lakh, a press release said.

Officials of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission (BTRC) were also present during the drive.

RAB said that different shops were selling unauthorized imported mobile phone sets using logo of various reputed companies, the press release said.

They were deceiving the buyers by selling those illegally without any BTRC test, it added.