MH-FAKE CURRENCY-ARREST - Fake currency notes of Rs 4 lakh face value seized, five held
Contributed by NAMPA / PTI.
Thane (Maha), Oct 12 (PTI) Fake currency notes with a face value of over Rs 4 lakh were recovered from a vehicle near Bhiwandi in Thane district of Maharashtra and five persons were arrested in this connection, police said Friday.
The action was taken on Thursday based on a tip-off, police said.
"Acting on a tip-off that some people carrying fake notes were coming to a pan shop at Wadpe, the police patrol team laid a trap and arrested the accused when they were buying cigarettes using fake notes ...