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UP police busts biggest haul of demonetised currency notes in Kanpur

UP police busts biggest haul of demonetised currency notes in Kanpur

However, some investigators pointed out that some of the demonetised notes were still lying in currency chests, the estimates of which are recorded with the qualification "said to contain".

UP police busts biggest haul of old notes in Kanpur.

Nearly Rs 100 crore in demonetised notes were seized in different places in Kanpur on Tuesday night, prompting some bankers to laugh it off as a worthless caper but others to spy the tip of a money-laundering operation. Officials said that the matter has been transferred to the IT department for investigating the source of those banned notes. On the tip-off provided by them, three others including Anand Khatri, a prominent city builder and two other locals including Santosh Yadav, a professor of DAV college and Mohit Dhingra, were arrested. "The under-construction house belongs to businessman Anand Khatre who is among the arrested", Assistant Superintendent of Police (Kanpur) Anurag Arya told The Indian Express.

"We received information of the presence of demonetised currency worth crores at a residential premises in Kanpur". In November a year ago, the NIA had recovered Rs 36.34 crore in demonetized money in Delhi.

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Initially, they tried to mislead police, but later during intensive interrogation, they broke down and confessed their crime, the SSP said.

NIA got the information that huge amount of demonetised currency was being stored in an under construction house in the Swarup Nagar locality of Kanpur.

Meena said the National Investigation Agency (NIA) had gathered inputs about some companies and individuals involved in converting illegal currency into legal money and shared the information with Inspector General of Police, Kanpur, Alok Singh.

Sixteen people were arrested, including a noted builder, and a professor.


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