• search

Police recover Rs 4 lakhs in fake notes and 3 arrested

Written by: Staff

Kanpur, March 27 (UNI) Police unearthed a fake currency racket in Yahodanagar area here today and arrested three persons with Rs 4 lakh in counterfeit notes.

Circle officer of Govindnag, O P Singh, told mediapersons here that on a tip off police raided the house of a man named Gyanendra Singh and arrested him along with Guddu Bhandauria and Sanjay Singh and recovered fake notes in denominations of Rs 50, Rs 100 and Rs 500 worth Rs four lakh.

He said the notes were prepared with the help of computer scanners on stamp papers. These notes were circulated in Jaipur, Kanpur, Mathura, Ludhiana and other important cities with the help of another person named Sonu. At least 40 persons were engaged in the racket in Mathura, he added.

Police seized a computer, scanner and stamps depicting a Gandhi statue.


For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more