Source : The Jakarta Post
The Jakarta Police raided a warehouse in Cakung, East Jakarta which allegedly used as an illegal mask factory on Feb. 28. The police alleged the warehouse for producing and stockpiling regular masks which had cause a scarcity of the goods in the market and cause a hike in the price. (JP/Galih Gumelar)
The Jakarta Police have uncovered a ring of alleged illegal mask manufacturers seeking to tap into the recent skyrocketing price of masks following fears of a global spread of the novel coronavirus. The Jakarta Police raided a warehouse in Cilincing, North Jakarta, on Thursday where investigators seized 60 boxes containing 3,000 masks.