Fake currency notes seized, five held
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Last Updated: Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 14:23
Etawah (UP): Five persons were arrested from separate places here and counterfeit notes with a face value of Rs 2.75 lakh seized from them, police said on Tuesday.

Acting on a tip-off, a police team yesterday arrested Ashok Kumar, Devendra Singh, Rajendra Singh, Rahul Kumar and Mahendra Singh from separate places in the city, SP Ashok Kumar Raghav said.

He said the fake notes worth Rs 2.75 lakh, including 146 notes of Rs 1,000 denomination and 258 notes of Rs 500 denomination, were recovered from their possession.

During interrogation, they also revealed about the involvement of some persons of West Bengal and Haryana in the gang, the SP added.


First Published: Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 14:23

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