Fake currency racket busted, 2 held



Ujjain: Two members of an inter-state gang involved in circulating counterfeit currency were arrested and fake notes of face value Rs 40,000 were recovered from their possession, police said here on Saturday.

Shakir and Mohsin alias Ikku were arrested on Friday from Freeganj area, City SP Rajesh Sahay said.

Police seized fake notes of face value Rs 40,000 in denomination of 500 from them, he said.

PTI