Two extra individuals concerned in promoting used surgical gloves after washing and repackaging them in Dwarka have been arrested, police mentioned on Friday.
The 2 have been recognized as Hitesh Goyal (39) and Kamal Chauhan (29) from whom 2,150 kgs used gloves have been recovered, police mentioned.
A complete of 5 males have been arrested thus far within the case, they added.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Dwarka) Santosh Kumar Meena mentioned on disclosures made by one of many accused arrested earlier, raids have been performed at two areas in Dwarka on Thursday night.
Hitesh Goyal who made a revenue out of this enterprise was arrested together with the caretaker of the godown from the place round 2,150 kgs of used gloves, a washer and drums have been recovered, he mentioned.
The police earlier had arrested three others within the case — Manish Kumar (30), Arun Shriniwasan (37) and Dinesh Kumar (28) – in raids at two godowns in Dabri and Bindapur on Tuesday from the place 848 kg of surgical gloves have been seized.
In accordance with the police, a preliminary investigation has revealed that used surgical gloves have been procured from scrap markets and hospitals and have been later offered to factories, salons and resorts at low-cost charges after washing and repackaging them.
A case has been registered within the matter and additional investigation is on, they mentioned.