Thane, May 7 (PTI) A man was arrested in Thane
district for allegedly procuring swab sample collection sticks
and then getting them packed in an unhygienic manner for
further distribution amid the COVID-19 pandemic, police said
Manish Keshwani of Ulhasnagar was held on Thursday
after it was found that he had got the sticks at Rs 20 per
thousand pieces from households and was getting them packed
through women and children in violation of outbreak protocols,
an official said.
“After the state Food and Drug Administration filed a
complaint, we arrested Keshwani under IPC and Epidemic
Diseases Act provisions,” he added.
A video of the swab sticks being packaged went viral
on social media two days ago. PTI COR
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