Man caught selling Hussain's painting taken into custody
New Delhi, Mar 25 (UNI) Police took into custody a man from South Delhi's Lajpat Nagar central market when he was trying to sell a painting by the noted artist M F Hussain.
The person, whom the police refused to identify, was taken into custody after it was reported that he was selling a fake M F Hussain painting, according to sources.
During interrogation the man said he was selling the painting, which he had bought from Rajasthan, as he needed money.
Meanwhile, a police team has left for Rajasthan to verify his claims.
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