Xi’an police of Shaanxi cracked a case concerning manufacturing and selling substandard medical equipment

It was learnt on February 17th that Xi’an police cracked a case concerning manufacturing and selling substandard medical equipment, and seized over 60,000 disposable branded-masks and 3M facial masks, and over 20,000 shoddy eye protectors and expired rubber gloves, valued at 40,000 yuan.

On January 27th, receiving tip-offs from the public, Xi’an police, together with market regulators of Xi’an, carried out spot examination over a store, and seized 25 fake 3M facial masks. It was investigated that the store owner bought those facial masks from his neighbor Ma. Ma purchased 325 counterfeit 3M facial masks at the price of 10 yuan for each from Fu.

On January 30th, the police, together with market regulators of Xi’an, carried out spot examination and seized over 60,000 disposable branded-masks and 3M facial masks, and over 20,000 shoddy eye protectors and expired rubber gloves, valued at over 40,000 yuan. It was learned that Fu purchased those facial masks from informal channels to make high profits amid virus battle.

So far, Xi’an police have taken criminal enforcement measures upon Fu for producing and selling substandard medical equipment. The case is pending for further investigation.

(Source: Xinhua)