6 BCI officials jailed for 10yr
17 August 2015, Nirapad News: Six directors and managers of now-defunct BCI Bangladesh have been jailed for 10 years and fined Tk 2 lakhs each for manufacturing toxic paracetamol syrup.
Dhaka Divisional Special Judge M Ataur Rahman passed the order on Monday.
Of the accused only one was present in the court and others are at large.
Medicine administration department caretaker Abul Khayer Chowdhury filed the case on November 18 in 1992 after finding presence of toxic chemical in the syrup of BCI.