Indore: A police team from Karnataka, with the assistance of Indore Crime Branch, on Wednesday questioned a local raddi (waste-paper) dealer here in connection with discovery of bags of shredded currency notes at Bellary.
Naveen, the raddi dealer, told the police that he bought the bags from Devas Currency Press, believing them to be filled with waste paper, sources said.
Karnataka Police had raided a plywood factory in Bellary where 400 bags of shredded notes were found. The factory owner had told the police that bags were bought from Indore as raddi.
Karnataka police later left for Devas for further investigation.