‘Plastic-like rice’ seized in Gaibandha


Police in a drive seized ‘plastic-like rice’ from a shop in Gaibandha town on Monday morning.
The police said that one Rony Miah identified the rice as plastic while cooking it.
Later, he went to Gaibandha Sadar police station along with the rice and lodged a complaint.
Following his complaint, the police raided the shop of one Noman Miah at Natun Bazar and seized one and a half sacks of ‘plastic-like rice’.
Later, police conducted drives in some other rice shops.
Rony Miah said that the rice takes plastic shape when burned.