BSF seizes Rs.10-lakh fake notes, nabs youth
The Border Security Force (BSF) Tuesday recovered Rs.10 lakh fake Indian currency notes (FICN) and arrested a man from a border outpost in West Bengal's Malda district.
The money comprising Rs.1,000 and Rs.500 denomination counterfeit notes was kept in a plastic bag and thrown into the Indian side from across the Bangladesh border. Noor Islam, 19, a resident of Kaliachak in the district, was apprehended.
Over the past month, the BSF has seized fake Indian currency notes of face value of over Rs.37 lakh from the district.
(Posted on 03-09-2013)