Fake currency racket busted, five held

Five persons were arrested on Monday for allegedly running a fake currency racket and counterfeit notes with a face value of Rs 27,000 seized from their possession, police said.

Ghaziabad: Five persons were arrested on Monday for allegedly running a fake currency racket and counterfeit notes with a face value of Rs 27,000 seized from
their possession, police said.

Acting on a tip-off, police arrested Vinay Kumar,
Naresh Sahani, Harendra Roy, Rajkumar and Naval Kishore
Pashwan and recovered the fake currency notes, SP (City) J&K
Shahi said.

During interrogation, they revealed that the racket
was active in the district and its surrounding areas, the SP
said, adding that further probe is on.

PTI