EC detains two with Rs 1 crore 34 lakh cash in Kerala

Two persons were detained by the Election Commission who were travelling to Kerala in a bus with carrying Rs 1 crore 34 lakhs.

Last Updated: Apr 21, 2016, 10:02 AM IST

Kochi: Two persons were detained by the Election Commission who were travelling to Kerala in a bus with carrying Rs 1 crore 34 lakhs.

The two hail from Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu.

Both have been handed over to the Tax Department, which is now interrogating them.

It is to be noted the a Model Code of Conduct is in force in Kerala in view of the ongoing assembly elections here.