Rise in sale of fake cosmetics and drugs in Rangoon.

Rising sales of fake cosmetics and drugs have been reported in Rangoon, where unidentified people claiming to be staff members of reputed cosmetic companies are selling fake goods to retail shops. Incidences have been reported in North and South Dagon, Tamwe and Thaketa Townships. The Ministry of Health, earlier in August, identified and listed nine cosmetic brands made in Thailand with carcinogenic components leading to skin cancer.