BSF nabs man, seizes fake Indian currency
The Border Security Force (BSF) Wednesday arrested one person and seized fake notes of face value nearly Rs.13 lakh in West Bengal's Malda district.
Acting on a tip, the BSF troopers apprehended 35-year-old Mukul Miyan, a resident of Bamankuri village, from Churianpur village with the notes of face value Rs.12,95,500.
After a thorough search, the fake notes were found in packets of sweets. He was handed over to police for further interrogation, a BSF statement said.
The south Bengal frontier of the BSF has seized more than 53,83,500 fake Indian currency notes this year.
(Posted on 04-09-2014)