Lucknow: Unaccounted cash totalling Rs 53
lakh were on Saturday recovered from different districts of Uttar
Pradesh in a drive to check flow of illegal money during
Assembly elections, police said.
During the drive, Rs 23.68 lakh were recovered from
Varanasi, Rs 9 lakh in Meerut, Rs 5.54 lakh in Sitapur, Rs
4.55 lakh from Gorakhpur, Rs 3.55 lakh from CSM Nagar, Rs 3.48
lakh from Bijnore and Rs 3.44 lakh from Allahabad, they said.
Income Tax department officials have been informed of the
recovery and investigations were on, they added.