Fake Indian currency notes

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

FinMin hails scrapping of notes as a 'bold move'

Terming the invalidation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes as a "bold move" to check black money, the finance ministry today said no serious attempt of this scale was made in the past.

Apr 07, 2017, 21:42 PM IST

NIA arrests wanted FICN trafficker from West Bengal

A man wanted in a case of trafficking of Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN) has been arrested by NIA officials from West Bengal's Malda area.

Jan 26, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

Demonetisation to help tackle fake notes, hawala menace: Experts

The decision to demonetise higher denomination currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 will help pull out Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN), whose face value is pegged at around Rs 400 crore by security experts, from circulation.

Nov 09, 2016, 20:54 PM IST

Pakistan prints more Indian currency than its own rupee!

 Pakistan was printing good copies of Indian currency notes.

Nov 09, 2016, 13:09 PM IST

Bangladeshi man held with fake notes of Rs.18 lakh face value

The accused was apprehended by the troopers while he was trying to smuggle in the fake currency under Sovapur border outpost area.

Nov 29, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Pakistan's ISI printing fake Indian currency notes in Dubai: Sources

Pakistan's intelligence service, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) has set-up a factory in Dubai which is printing fake Indian currency notes.

Oct 14, 2015, 00:12 AM IST

Rs 1,000 note to have new numbering system to check counterfeiting

A new numbering system and seven new security features will be incorporated in all currency notes, especially in high denomination Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes, in order to check the menace of Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN).

Sep 06, 2015, 19:17 PM IST

Fake currency with Rs 136.43 cr face value seized in 3 years

More than 27.31 lakh pieces of Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN), with face value of Rs 136.43 crore, were seized in three years through 2014, Parliament was informed Tuesday.

Aug 04, 2015, 17:04 PM IST

BSF seizes fake currency notes worth over Rs 64 lakh

In probably the largest haul of its kind, BSF Thursday seized fake Indian currency notes (FICN) of face value of Rs 64.65 lakh from a village near Indo-Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Malda district.

May 07, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

Two nabbed with Rs 10 lakh fake notes in West Bengal

Two people were arrested and Rs 10 lakh fake Indian currency notes (FICN) seized from them near the Bangladesh border in West Bengal's Malda district, the BSF said Wednesday.

Nov 05, 2014, 14:01 PM IST

Four arrested in Dubai for trying to sell fake Indian currency

Four Asian men have been arrested here for trying to sell fake Indian notes with a face value of Rs 4.72 million to a businessman.

Aug 28, 2014, 18:53 PM IST

Pak-printed fake currency notes smuggling to India increases

Smuggling of Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN) from abroad has shown an increase prompting financial intelligence agencies to keep a strict watch anticipating surge with Lok Sabha elections round the corner.

Mar 09, 2014, 09:33 AM IST

ISI supplies fake Indian currency notes to operatives: Tunda

Lashkar-e-Toiba operative Abdul Karim Tunda has told his interrogators that Pakistan`s intelligence agency ISI used to run the entire supply chain of Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN) being smuggled into India.

Aug 20, 2013, 20:47 PM IST

Fake notes of face value of Rs 4 lakh seized in UP

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) sleuths Saturday arrested a smuggler with the Fake Indian Currency Notes (FICN).

Dec 29, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

No estimate regarding increase in FICN in circulation: Govt

There is no estimate about increase in circulation of fake Indian currency notes in the country, the Government has said.

Aug 17, 2012, 19:18 PM IST

Pak-based terror groups using fake Indian notes

Fake Indian currency notes are being used by Pakistan-based terror groups for financing their activities in India, the Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

Aug 13, 2012, 19:33 PM IST