Fake currency

Demonetisation targeted black money, fake notes in country, says government

The MoS for Finance said that NIC had grown at an average growth rate of 14.51 per cent year-on-year from October 2014 till October 2016.

Dec 02, 2019, 23:08 PM IST

Over Rs 4 lakh in fake currency recovered at Delhi Metro station

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) has detected an unattended bag containing fake Indian currency with a face value of Rs 4,64,000 (in denomination of 500 rupee notes) at the Kashmere Gate Metro Station, police said on Sunday.

Oct 20, 2019, 13:19 PM IST

Over Rs 4 lakh fake currency recovered at Delhi's Kashmere Gate metro station

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) found an unattended bag containing fake Indian currency of 500 rupee notes have a face value of Rs 4,64,000 at Delhi's Kashmere Gate metro station, police said on Sunday.

Oct 20, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

ISI, D-company resurface with new route to pump fake notes into India

The nexus was uncovered after the police in Nepal arrested kingpin of the fake currency notes racket, Yunus Ansari.

Jun 02, 2019, 09:07 AM IST

Kolkata Police arrest 8 with improvised firearms and fake currency

Acting on a tip-off, the anti-FICN team from STF intercepted eight persons at Kolkata's Narkeldanga area. 

Jan 13, 2019, 16:33 PM IST

Bouncer arrested for supplying fake currency notes

A 23-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly supplying counterfeit currency notes in and around Delhi, police said on Wednesday. 

Dec 05, 2018, 23:37 PM IST

NIA seize fake currency of Rs 96,000 in Mumbai, case registered

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday seized fake currency of Rs 96,000 in Mumbai.

Oct 13, 2018, 16:38 PM IST

Two arrested with counterfeit currency notes in Delhi's Paharganj

The police on Saturday arrested two people in possession of counterfeit currency notes from Central Delhi's Paharganj area. 

Sep 29, 2018, 23:10 PM IST

Demonetisation was a war on terror funding, that's why it is still criticised

Efforts had also been made to interfere with the intelligence agencies, which were exposing the fake currency racket.

Aug 29, 2018, 18:44 PM IST

The clue to demonetisation lies in a suicide in Pakistan

Demonetisation was a pre-emptive strike on Pakistan's response to the surgical strikes.

Aug 14, 2018, 18:04 PM IST

Karnataka: Police seize fake currency worth 7 crore

Karnataka: Police seize fake currency worth 7 crore including 500 and 2000 rupee notes.

Apr 18, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

10,000 kg narcotics, Rs 49 lakh fake notes, cattle heads seized from Indian borders

The Border Security Force, raised in 1965, comprises about 2.5 lakh personnel and is the country's largest border guarding force. 

Nov 30, 2017, 06:44 AM IST

New Rs 200 notes not to be dispensed through ATMs?

The new notes will rather be circulated via bank branches like that in the case of Rs 10, Rs 20 and Rs 50 currency notes.

Jul 05, 2017, 11:25 AM IST

RBI places printing order for Rs 200 notes

It is the first time that the RBI is printing bills of 200 rupees.

Jul 04, 2017, 12:53 PM IST

RBI starts printing Rs 200 currency notes: Report

If the report is true then it will be the first time that the RBI would be printing bills of 200 rupees.

Jun 30, 2017, 10:10 AM IST

Fake currency detection in banks swell to maximum in 8 years: Report

Counterfeit currency detection instances in the country's banking channels have seen an all time increase in the last eight years at over 3.53 lakh instances, according to a latest government report.

Jun 14, 2017, 13:21 PM IST

PM Modi's demonetisation move gave Rs 5 lakh crore advantage to Indian economy: Report

PM Modi on November 8 last year had announced demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes in a major assault on black money, fake currency and corruption.

May 25, 2017, 13:57 PM IST

Picture of Rs 200 note goes viral; is this how the new currency will look?

The new currency note has some very interesting details like the security features, RBI seal and watermarks mentioning Rs 200.

Apr 11, 2017, 11:59 AM IST

New Rs 200 note coming soon, RBI to introduce new security features

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is planning to come out with Rs 200 currency note anytime soon.  

Apr 03, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

Containers in ports being searched for fake currency notes

Containers at various ports across the country are being searched by Customs and DRI officials following a tip-off that fake currency notes were being smuggled into the country in ships.

Mar 20, 2017, 15:47 PM IST