SHAH ALAM, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- The Selangor Enforcement Division of the Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs (KPDNHEP) detained a lorry driver, 30, and seized 1,400 litres of diesel worth RM92,645 in a raid at a petrol station in Jalan Rasa, Kuala Kubu Baharu, near here, yesterday.
The ministry’s Selangor Enforcement chief Azman Adam said the raid was carried out at about 8 pm by the ministry’s enforcement personnel after conducting a surveillance at the petrol station for four days.
“During the raid, there were 11 drums used to fill the diesel, but only seven barrels were filled. We also seized a lorry, all the drums and purchase invoices,” he said in a press conference at the KPDNHEP store in Section 25 here today.
Meanwhile, in GEORGE TOWN, the Ministry’s Penang Enforcement Division seized 755 units of what is believed to be counterfeit ink cartridges and toners worth RM245,000 in raids at four business premises here last night.
State KPDNHEP enforcement officer Sapiah Mohd Nor said he also arrested a 50-year-old woman and her 20-year-old son, believed to be the owner of the four business premises in the raid carried out from at 9 pm to 1am.
“The raids were carried out after receiving complaints from the ink and printer manufacturing companies that their products have been duplicated and on inspecting the four premises in Jalan Sungai Pinang and Jalan Perak, we seized ink cartridges and toners of the brand believed to be counterfeit.