Chongqing police seized 210,000 counterfeit and inferior facial masks, valued at over 5 million yuan

On February 3rd, under the guidance of the Ministry of Public Security, Chongqing police successfully crack a major case concerning manufacturingand selling fake and shoddy facial masks after five days’ efforts, destroying a large network of producing and selling counterfeit and inferior facial masks, seizing 8 suspects, destroying 7 hideouts for producing and storing those masks, seizing 210,000 counterfeit facial masks, 40 tons of raw materials and sets of manufacturing equipment, and moulds for branded trademarks.

On January 29th, Chongqing Administration for Market Regulation reported a clue to Chongqing police that an individual dealer was suspected to sell fake and shoddy facial masks.

The anti-counterfeiting team of Chongqing police took quick actions and seized over 4,000 counterfeit and substandard facial masks.

Chongqing police then identified the producers and suppliers in Anhui and Guangdong.

On February 3rd, Chongqing police, cooperating with the police of Anhui and Guangdong, busted a number of gangs manufacturing and selling fake masks, and seized a large number of finished fake and shoddy facial masks, manufacturing equipment, finished goods, and raw materials, valued at over 5 million yuan in total.

(Source: China Youth Daily)